Supreme Court Play-by-Play - Digital Realty Trust, Inc. v. Somers
Just over one month ago, the United State Supreme Court heard oral argument in Digital Realty Trust, Inc. v. Somers, a case with enormous implications for the protection of ...76
ICO Lawyers Put on Notice by SEC Chairman
When it comes to regulators' tough stance on the creation and issuance of cryptocurrencies, it's not only the issuers who may find themselves in the crosshairs of a ...139
It's the Wild Wild West...Until Now: The Regulatory Climate for Initial Coin Offerings
Everyone is buzzing about crypto, but as initial coin offerings (ICOs) have exploded onto the scene as a fund raising method for early stage companies, regulators have taken ...124
Could Cryptocurrencies be Both 'Commodities' and 'Securities'?
Markets are buzzing about cryptocurrency, but as initial coin offerings (ICOs) have exploded onto the scene as a fund-raising device for early-stage companies, regulators such as ...101
Are Cryptocurrencies 'Securities'?
Jim Walker (Partner and General Counsel, Richards Kibbe & Orbe) reviews an SEC opinion, a recent court decision and a statement by SEC Chairman Jay Clayton, which, taken ...130
Issuers and Advisors Beware: The Risks of Initial Coin Offerings and Defending the Regulatory Inquiry
Jim Walker (Partner, Richards Kibbe & Orbe LLP) presents an overview of the rapidly evolving cryptocurrency landscape, with a focus on initial coin offerings (ICOs), ...98