Expect 'robust increase' in Asia's deal-making activities in 2019Strong deal-making momentum in Asia Pacific this year is set to continue in 2019 despite global trade uncertainties, an international law firm said Mo
Colorado Considers Bill Giving Cryptocurrencies Limited Exemptions From Securities Laws
Australian Federal Court enforces a Travel Ban and Freezing of Funds for Bitconnect PromotersThe Australian Federal Court has imposed a travel ban and freeze funds John Bigatton, promoting the US $ 2.6 billion Ponzi Bitconnect, the Sydney Morning Herald daily reported on January 5.Bigatton was approved as director and shareholder of BitConnect International Plc and the only Australian Bitco
Governor of Banque de France: Libra Facebook Must Respect Central Bank RulesAccording to the Governor of the French Central Bank, the new cryptocurrency project specified by Facebook, Libra, must be in accordance with existing regulations if it wants to achieve the kind it seeks. François Villeroy de Galhau also stated that the G7 task force had been formed to propose some
Blockchain vs. Lawyers, or Why Contracts Need PeopleOnline sources that provide legal services are already testing smart contracts, and some experts predict that cryptocurrencies will oust the mediation
Japan Reclassifies Crypto While Hong Kong Tightens RegulationsTwo of the most crypto friendly nations on the globe have been revisiting their regulatory frameworks this week. Japan has reclassified its terminology of cryptocurrencies while over in Hong Kong regulators want more oversight on exchanges and crypto companies.FSA to Change Moniker for CryptoJapan’s
Florida Court subpoenas developer in Kleiman estate lawsuit against nChain’s Craig Wright The lawsuit filed by the Kleiman Estate against Craig Wright took a new turn after Jeff Garzik, an early Bitcoin [BTC] developer and adopter, revealed he was subpoenaed by the US District Court of Florida...
Indian Police Uncovered a Crypto Ponzi Scheme in PunePolice have been after the ring members since January. Ten persons involved in the fraudulent activities, including the mastermind on the scheme Amit Bhardwaj, have now been arrested. He and is accomplices defrauded nearly 8,000 unsuspecting investors out of their money to the tune of millions of do
ShapeShift cooperating with law enforcement not taken well by crypto community19 JAN, 2019BY ARTHUR SILLERS,The Switzerland-based company ShapeShift has published a blog postdetailing its interactions with law enforcement. Not only does this show where US law enforcement is in their handling of crypto, but it is already drawing a bit of controversy.The blog post states it was