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MAKING SENSE OF DODD-FRANK

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Legislative Proposal Addresses Use of Blockchain Technology by Delaware Corporations

Blockchain Technology The Corporate Council of The Corporation Law Section of the Delaware State Bar Association has prepared proposed amendments to the Delaware General Corporation Law to facilitate the use of block chain technology for stockholder records. Blockchain, also known as distributed ledger technology and typically associated with the use of Bitcoin currency, relies on an algorithm […] Read more →

by   |   March 15, 2017

Newest MNvest Crowdfunding Portal To Rely on Blockchain Technology

Blockchain Technology, Crowdfunding An equity and debt based crowdfunding portal built on Blockchain technology is set to begin offering crowd-sourced financing opportunities to non-accredited investors under... Read more →

by   |   December 16, 2016

SEC Opinion Examines Reasonable Belief and Accredited Investor Status

Blockchain Technology, Litigation, Public Companies and Securities The SEC opinion In the Matter of Joseph P. Doxey examines compliance with Rule 506 in an alleged unlawful offering of stock totaling $57,654. The administrative law judge on... Read more →

by   |   May 8, 2016

Limitations on Blockchain Technology

Banking, Blockchain Technology Blockchain shows great promise for certain applications in the financial services industry, including securities clearance and settlement. Given all of the recent publicity, one... Read more →

by   |   March 6, 2016