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10 Questions for FTX CEO John J. Ray III From a Securities Lawyer
In his recent media tour, disgraced founder Sam Bankman-Fried claims he did not commit fraud. Someone that still has access to FTX and Alameda Research’s accounts could prove otherwise.
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Crypto Update | What a Securities Lawyer Would Ask FTX’s Bankman-Fried
With bitcoin clinging to its most recent perch comfortably above $17K, plus a look at some of the right questions to ask Sam Bankman-Fried, CoinDesk's “Markets Daily” is back with the latest news roundup.
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Brazilian Chamber of Deputies Approves Bill Regulating Crypto Transactions
The bill still requires the approval of the executive branch before it becomes law.
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How Crypto Might Shake Up England’s Ancient Property Laws
The Law Commission of England and Wales is exploring how digital assets should be treated under existing and new legislation, and its suggestions may upend centuries-old legal norms.
CDCROP: Professor Sarah Green, the commissioner for commercial and common law. (Sarah Green)

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Crypto and the ‘Law of the Horse’
There’s no such thing as "crypto law." So why are so many people studying it? This article is part of CoinDesk’s “Education Week.”
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Gurbir Grewal, director de cumplimiento de la SEC. (Jesse Hamilton/CoinDesk)
Director de cumplimiento de la SEC: “No podemos ignorar los incumplimientos del sector cripto”
El director de cumplimiento de la SEC, Gurbir Grewal, defendió a la agencia de las acusaciones sobre la eliminación de la innovación.
Gurbir Grewal, director de cumplimiento de la SEC. (Jesse Hamilton/CoinDesk)

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A Stablecoin Law May Not Happen This Year
It’s looking less likely that we’ll get stablecoin legislation in the U.S. this year.
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5 Top Crypto Lawyers Join Law Firm Brown Rudnick’s Digital Commerce Practice
Well-known crypto lawyer Stephen Palley will co-chair Brown Rudnick’s Digital Commerce practice.
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British Courts Under Pressure As Case Backlog Tops 50,000
Law Society of England and Wales Tells Members to Be Wary of Bitcoin Use in Transactions
"This is a cash transaction so there is a high risk of money laundering," the professional body told its members.
British Courts Under Pressure As Case Backlog Tops 50,000

The U.K. Law Commission wants crypto and NFT's to attract property law rights ( Reinaldo Sture/Unsplash)
Law Commission of England and Wales Sees Crypto as a New Type of Property
Changing personal property law to cover crypto and NFTs could protect investors against losses through hacks and system failures, the commission says.
The U.K. Law Commission wants crypto and NFT's to attract property law rights ( Reinaldo Sture/Unsplash)