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Independence Day Sees Challenges to Privacy, Property and Security, June 26–July 3

Every Friday, Law Decoded delivers analysis on the week’s critical stories in the realms of policy, regulation and law. Editor’...

Russia to Reportedly Investigate an Allegedly Fraudulent TON Offering in UK

Shortly after lifting the country’s Telegram ban, Russian authorities began investigating potentially fraudulent offerings invo...

Ripple Likely Sold XRP in an Unregistered Securities Offering

In recent months, a number of class-action lawsuits have been filed against Ripple for selling its XRP token in an unregistered...

Chinese Supply Chain Innovator to Develop Blockchain System for SMEs

Binance’s new blockchain research institute in China has forged a strategic partnership with a state-level supply chain innovat...

IRS Wants to Track ‘Nefarious’ Privacy Coin and Lightning Transactions

The United States’ Internal Revenue Service (IRS) is seeking information and tools to help it trace transactions using privacy ...

Kazakh Gov Plans to Double Its Investment in Digital Currency Mining

Kazakhstan officials revealed the nation’s digital currency development plan to experts from Russia and China at “2020 As...

US Investor Backs up Telegram’s Claim of Completing $1.2B Refund

Telegram, the creator of the failed Gram (GRM) token and the Telegram Open Network, or TON, was well into investor reimbursemen...

Beijing Plans to Foster DLT Unicorns Through New Blockchain Investment Plan

The municipal government of Beijing has unveiled a 20-point plan to accelerate the development and deployment of distributed le...

Stefan Molyneux Gets $100K in Crypto Donations After YouTube Ban

Online supporters have donated nearly $100,000 in cryptocurrency to white supremacist and alt-right activist Stefan Molyneux fo...

China Highlights Blockchain in Pandemic Preparedness Strategy

Chinese authorities are trying to strengthen their epidemic preparedness and have identified blockchain as a key component of t...