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Legal Academics Assert Promoting Bitcoin Could Be A Criminal Act

Bruce Haring, writing for, says, A respected legal podcast has claimed that promoting bitcoin may actually be a criminal act. The Oral Argument podcast is a weekly-ish podcast hosted by law professors Christian Turner (University of Georgia) and Joe Miller (Lewis and Clark).   Haring relates…. On November 12, their guest, Gregory Klass, an Agnes … Read more

Article: Enabling or Crippling? The Risks of State-by-State Blockchain Laws

This opinion piece is penned by Andrea Tinianow the director of Global Delaware & Joshua Ashley Klayman who chairs the Wall Street Blockchain Alliance’s Legal Working Group. Published by CoinDesk Tianiow and Klayman consider whether so-called enabling legislation passed by a handful U.S. states is necessary for blockchain technology to flourish – and if so, some … Read more