All things considered, cryptocurrency is still a nascent field for which lawmakers and the judiciary have yet to set national governing standards. But a dearth of federal regulations doesn't mean the market is a lawless free-for-all. In fact, several states have already passed cryptocurrency statutes.
Fintech businesses must comply with various SEC regulations and crowdfunding parameters. And if that's not enough, since cryptocurrency is very much a decentralized and global affair, in many instances, investors and businesses must also mind international finance laws.
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With tax season comes new crypto tax law proposals, there are also new crypto laws around Capitol Hill, like the Virtual Currency Tax Fairness Act.Read »
A South Korean crypto exchange, Bithump, filed a crypto tax dispute with the NTS, SK’s IRS, over $70 million. Will it impact the international industry?Read »
An ICO is suing its law firm over advice that invited SEC trouble. Is it a valid case? Can you do the same? Will these cases withstand court scrutiny?Read »
Illinois has a new smart contract / blockchain records law. Click through to learn what it is and what you need to know. Blockchain lawyer breaks it down.Read »
2020 may be the year that federal legislators pass big crypto bills. Invested in the market? Take one minute to read the bill expected to pass in 2020.Read »
Recently, an IRS lawyer made big news by announcing that the Internal Revenue Service never thought like-kind standards applied to cryptocurrency.Read »