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IRS renews focus on cryptocurrency-related offenses

The Internal Revenue Service (IRS) has signaled for years that it would eventually bring enforcement actions against individuals who failed to report cryptocurrency gains. It appears that...

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How blockchain might change the whole fashion industry – and safeguard the authenticity of your goods

So far you have probably only heard of blockchain in connection with financial transactions and Bitcoins.

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A look at the impact and insurance regulatory challenges of InsurTech innovations, AI, machine learning, blockchain, and smart contracts

Hogan Lovells counsel Robert Fettman discusses the challenges and opportunities that InsurTech innovations and technologies like blockchain, distributed ledger technology (DLT), and smart...

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Luxembourg's first dip before surfing on the blockchain wave Hogan Lovells Engage

On 14 February 2019, the Luxembourg Parliament adopted the bill amending the law dated 1 August 2001 on the circulation of securities (the Securities Law).

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US CFTC to prioritise cryptocurrency in 2019 Hogan Lovells Engage

The US Commodity Futures Trading Commission (CFTC) has published it examination divisional priorities, which include a focus on cryptocurrency.

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HMRC issues guidance on taxation when receiving and selling cryptoassets Hogan Lovells Engage

HM Revenue & Customs (HMRC) has issued two pieces of guidance for individuals that receive and sell cryptoassets.

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HMRC issues guidance on taxation of cryptoassets for individuals Hogan Lovells Engage

HM Revenue & Customs (HMRC) has set out its view on how individuals who hold cryptoassets are taxed. It stated that, in the majority of cases, individuals who hold cryptoassets as a...

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ICOs not included in upcoming crowdfunding rules Hogan Lovells Engage

An EU Parliamentary Committee has recommended postponing rules on initial coin offerings (ICOs), which would have formed part of the proposed crowdfunding regulation. The proposed...

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IMF head says central banks should explore digital currencies Hogan Lovells Engage

The Managing Director of the Internal Monetary Fund (IMF) has called for central banks to consider the possibility of issuing digital currency, as "money itself is changing" and demand for...

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