Tag: financial

Business Law & Regulations, Finance

Australia: Crypto Downturn and Its Regulation

July 12, 2022

Via: National Law Review

In the wake of the drawn out cryptocurrency market downturn, increased regulation of the sector seems inevitable. With nearly one million Australians transacting in cryptocurrencies last year, there have been widespread calls to enact additional protections for retail investors. This […]

Business Law & Regulations, Privacy

NYDFS Issues Supply Chain Management Guidance

May 26, 2021

Via: National Law Review

The New York State Department of Financial Services recently issued recommendations to financial institutions in the aftermath of the SolarWinds cyberattack. In that attack, hackers inserted malware into SolarWinds software which was then distributed to SolarWinds’ customers (many of which […]

Know Your Rights

Guide to Finance for LGBTQ+ Americans

May 18, 2021

Via: Investopedia

Lesbian, gay, bisexual, transgender, and queer (LGBTQ+) people have seen many historical, societal, and legal changes in recent years that grant them more equality and protection. Despite these advancements, they still face many unique challenges, including financial ones. Whether it […]

Business Law & Regulations, Finance

Lawyer is suspended and forever banned from overseeing law firm financial records

June 7, 2018

Via: ABA Journal

The managing partner of a Delaware law firm has been suspended and permanently banned from maintaining or overseeing his law firm’s financial records after the state supreme court concluded he didn’t learn his lesson about the need to supervise bookkeepers. […]

Business Law & Regulations, Finance

IBM goes all in on blockchain, offers cloud-based service

February 17, 2016

Via: Info World Security

IBM is betting big on blockchain secure-records technology taking off beyond its traditional use in bitcoin and other financial transactions. The company is now offering a cloud-based service to allow developers to set up blockchain networks and test and deploy […]