September 16th 2016
Blockchain Support Grows After House Pass Resolution
The House of Representatives pass a resolution supporting the future of blockchain technology and virtual currencies.
September 14th 2016
Battle of the Trademark: Ethereum Foundation vs. Ethereum Classic
This article and release from Berns Weiss LLP, a Los Angeles-based law firm advocating for a legal and regulatory landscape surrounding this revolutionizing technology, clearly reveals the truth behind IP action.
September 2nd 2016
U.S. Federal Judge Refuses to Let Mt. Gox’s Bank off the Hook
"In a recent ruling concerning a class action that arose from the massive Mt. Gox fraud, a U.S. federal judge denied, in part, a motion to dismiss claims filed by Mizuho Bank, Ltd."
August 18th 2016
Bitfinex Solution Fraught With Issues
In light of the recent hacking incident that resulted in the theft of approximately $70 million, Bitfinex chose to reduce customer deposits by 36% to equally distribute the losses. This solution raises substantial concerns.
August 11th 2016
Blockchain Apps Will Transform P2P Payments
Venmo and other web-based social-finance apps are growing in popularity, but they generally have substantial limitations because of the internet's functionality. Blockchain technology removes these limitations, and will be at the forefront of transforming the way in which value is transferred between individuals throughout the world.
August 3rd 2016
Regulatory Discrimination Against Miners Is Shortsighted
Iowa’s approach to creating an environment for attracting high density load companies to the state stands in stark contrast with Washington’s decision to raise electricity rates for them. Regulators should be mindful of balancing their short-term financial goals with the need to attract and maintain innovative businesses.
August 3rd 2016
Bitfinex Didn't Fight The CFTC Regulations, Which Catalyzed A Security Breach
Bitfinex was recently hacked resulting in the theft of approximately 119,756 bitcoins. In June 2016, the CFTC issued an order against Bitfinex to protect consumers and comply with law and regulations, but achieved an opposite result.