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Market

CFTC’s Berkovitz to Become Top Lawyer at SEC

The Securities and Exchange Commission has tapped Dan Berkovitz, the CFTC commissioner who voiced concerns around DeFi regulation, as its new top lawyer. Berkovitz will become General Counsel for the SEC on Nov. 15, replacing acting General Counsel John Coates, according to a press release. Berkovitz had previously announced his intention to leave the swaps […]Read More

Bitcoin

This uncanny way is how crypto lawyer Gordon Einstein values

The arguably young Bitcoin market attracts people from many disciplines. There are artists, engineers, marketers, developers, educators, writers, editors, testers, meme makers, and hype men who give the wicked beautiful world of cryptocurrencies their peculiarity. Somewhere in the nicheness is a rising bunch of lawyers helping the new market to navigate and operate in the […]Read More

Regulation

Crypto exchanges can safely list XRP, reportedly implies SEC’s lawyer

The US Securities and Exchange Commission’s (SEC) lawyers have indirectly stated that cryptocurrency exchanges are not violating any guidelines by allowing Ripple’s XRP trading on their platforms, attorney Jeremy Hogan revealed yesterday. During a court hearing that Hogan attended, Magistrate Judge Sarah Netburn made a remark to the SEC’s attorney that, based upon his theory, […]Read More