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Russia recognizes Bitcoin as a property with legal protection

The Russian prime minister outlined the government’s plans to change existing laws to recognize cryptocurrency as property. This means that bitcoin owners will have the legal rights to defend and recover their cryptocurrencies in court. Russia recognizes Bitcoin as a property During Thursday’s government meeting, Russian Prime Minister Mikhail Mishustin …

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ISOLAS Partners Contribute to Global Legal Information Blockchain & Cryptocurrency Regulation 2021 – Technology

Gibraltar: ISOLAS partners contribute to Global Legal Insights’ 2021 blockchain and cryptocurrency regulation To print this article, simply register or login on Mondaq.com. Partners Joey Garcia and Jonathan Garcia, who form ISOLAS’s Distributed Ledger Technology (DLT) expert team, once again contributed to the Gibraltar chapter of the Global Legal Insights …

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Blockchain, digital assets face legal obstacles: SIFMA

SIFMA said efforts to develop digital assets and the underlying blockchain technology could generate savings on settlement costs, increase the speed and security of issuance and settlement, and increase market transparency, among various other potential benefits. However, SIFMA also noted that several key issues need to be addressed before the …

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FDIC seeks a blockchain and DLT expert as a legal advisor

The US Federal Deposit Insurance Corporation (FDIC) is seeking new legal counsel to investigate and advise the agency on financial technology issues. The successful candidate will serve, among other functions, as an expert and resource for the FDIC on blockchain, smart contracts and related payment systems. In its job posting, …

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