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The Two Topics in Law and Blockchain

It’s rare for any issue in the blockchain industry to escape conversation about legal implications. This past summer, The DAO hack prompted discussion of the legal responsibilities of blockchain developers, and the differences between code and law. The popularity of…

BitLicense Critic Wages One-Man War

New York’s BitLicense was born into controversy. Created by the New York State Department of Financial Services (NYDFS) to protect consumers from fraud and loss, critics of the industry-specific licensing regime weren’t exactly quiet. Objections ranged from the potentially prohibitive cost of…