The U.S. state of Alabama has issued cease-and-desist orders to three ICOs that were allegedly soliciting residents with unregistered securities. This article is originally written and posted on https://www.coindesk.com/alabama-securities-watchdog-hits-3-icos-with-cease-and-desists/.  Visit https://www.coindesk.com/…

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In a statement, ShipChain said it did not violate securities laws or offer its token for sale in South Carolina. This article is originally written and posted on https://www.coindesk.com/shipchain-pushes-back-against-securities-violations-claims/.  Visit https://www.coindesk.com/…

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The U.S. Department of Justice is reportedly investigating cryptocurrency traders who may have manipulated the markets using old-school tricks. This article is originally written and posted on https://www.coindesk.com/us-department-of-justice-cftc-probe-crypto-market-manipulation-report/.  Visit https://www.coindesk.com/ today for…

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A popular event forged during the token boom of 2017 saw discussion about the changing regulatory environment that has resulted. This article is originally written and posted on https://www.coindesk.com/move-em-icos-dont-seem-scary-outside-us/.  Visit https://www.coindesk.com/…

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Texas’ securities regulator has issued a cease-and-desist to a crypto investment scheme that faked endorsements from high-profile individuals. This article is originally written and posted on https://www.coindesk.com/jennifer-aniston-prince-charles-falsely-used-to-promote-crypto-scam/.  Visit https://www.coindesk.com/ today for all…

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U.S. regulators don’t aim to suppress innovation in the blockchain industry, representatives said during a panel at CoinDesk’s Consensus 2018. This article is originally written and posted on https://www.coindesk.com/us-regulators-say-want-avoid-hindering-blockchain-innovation/.  Visit https://www.coindesk.com/…

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Lawmakers at CoinDesk’s Consensus 2018 conference today argued that regulatory “sandboxes” may offer the best approach for blockchain innovation. This article is originally written and posted on https://www.coindesk.com/us-eu-lawmakers-tout-sandbox-approach-for-blockchain-development/.  Visit https://www.coindesk.com/ today…

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Early industry investors argued that US regulators must provide clarity in order for investors to capitalize on blockchain opportunities. This article is originally written and posted on https://www.coindesk.com/us-regulators-need-move-faster-crypto-consensus-panelists-say/.  Visit https://www.coindesk.com/ today…

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A Texas regulator has issued cease-and-desist orders against two cryptocurrency schemes that it alleges are selling unregistered securities. This article is originally written and posted on https://www.coindesk.com/crypto-investment-schemes-hit-with-cease-and-desists-in-texas/.  Visit https://www.coindesk.com/ today for…

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Following Eric Schneiderman’s abrupt resignation, the New York Attorney General’s Office’s “work continues,” according to a spokesperson. This article is originally written and posted on https://www.coindesk.com/crypto-exchange-probe-continues-despite-new-york-ags-resignation/.  Visit https://www.coindesk.com/ today for all…

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Arizona Senate Bill 1091 has been passed by the House and Senate – but no longer mentions cryptocurrencies anywhere. This article is originally written and posted on https://www.coindesk.com/arizona-lawmakers-strip-crypto-mentions-tax-payments-bill/.  Visit https://www.coindesk.com/ today…

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Seattle-based Dragonchain appears to be catching up with the rest of the blockchain industry as it pivots to cautiousness over U.S. regulation. This article is originally written and posted on…

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Two members of the U.S. commodities regulator spoke at a conference. One stressed enforcement, the other working with the industry. This article is originally written and posted on https://www.coindesk.com/cftc-officials-want-close-cooperation-sec-crypto-rules/.  Visit https://www.coindesk.com/…

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Coinbase’s chief legal and risk officer “applauds” the Attorney General’s inquiry into cryptocurrency exchanges’ practices. This article is originally written and posted on https://www.coindesk.com/coinbase-discloses-corporate-data-response-ny-crypto-inquiry/.  Visit https://www.coindesk.com/ today for all Crypto News…

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An exchange that left New York in 2015 has been contacted by the state’s Attorney General. They’re not happy about it. This article is originally written and posted on https://www.coindesk.com/kraken-ceo-crypto-exchange-wont-comply-with-new-york-inquiry/. …

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The man who claimed to be bitcoin’s founder won’t stand for this “attempted shakedown” in U.S. federal court. This article is originally written and posted on https://www.coindesk.com/craig-wright-moves-dismiss-shakedown-bitcoin-lawsuit/.  Visit https://www.coindesk.com/ today for…

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Maria Vullo highlighted the state’s early involvement in cryptocurrency. But many think New York’s BitLicense desperately needs an overhaul. This article is originally written and posted on https://www.coindesk.com/ny-regulator-argues-bitlicense-regulation-boosted-businesses/.  Visit https://www.coindesk.com/ today…

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An Idaho resident has sued the bank on behalf of “hundreds or thousands” of affected cryptocurrency investors. This article is originally written and posted on https://www.coindesk.com/lawsuit-alleges-jpmorgan-chase-overcharged-crypto-buyers/.  Visit https://www.coindesk.com/ today for all…

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The province’s securities regulator is gathering information after receiving numerous complaints. This article is originally written and posted on https://www.coindesk.com/ontario-regulator-gathering-information-crypto-trading-platforms/.  Visit https://www.coindesk.com/ today for all Crypto News and Information.

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Arizona’s governor has signed a new bill into law, enabling corporations to legally store information on a blockchain-based platform. This article is originally written and posted on https://www.coindesk.com/arizonas-governor-signs-latest-blockchain-bill-into-law/.  Visit https://www.coindesk.com/ today…

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A Georgia bill to enable tax payments through cryptocurrencies failed to get out of committee, one of the measure’s sponsors said. This article is originally written and posted on https://www.coindesk.com/lack-understanding-derails-georgias-bitcoin-tax-bill-says-state-senator/. …

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