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Enterprise Ethereum Alliance Partners with J.P. Morgan, Microsoft on Token Taxonomy

The Enterprise Ethereum Alliance (EEA), an Ethereum member driven consortium, has announced the launch of a blockchain-neutral Token Taxonomy Initiative which includes, among many high profile partners, the Wall Street financial institution J.P. Morgan Chase. According to the press release published on April 17, the EEA’s Token Taxonomy Initiative intends

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New US ‘Digital Taxonomy’ Bill to Allocate $25 Million Annually to Prevent Crypto Crime

The so-called Digital Taxonomy Act of 2019, which United States legislators introduced yesterday, April 9, offers to allocate the Federal Trade Commission (FTC) $25 million annually to prevent crypto-related crime.The document was introduced to the U.S. House of Representatives by Rep. Darren Soto (D), who is known for his

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US Legislators Reintroduce Token Taxonomy Act to Exclude Crypto From Securities Laws

Representatives in the United States House of Representatives have reintroduced the Token Taxonomy Act, according to a press release shared with Cointelegraph on April 9. The bill would exclude cryptocurrency from being classified as a security.The bill was initially proposed last December by Reps. Warren Davidson (R) and Darren

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Attorney: Don’t Hold Your Breath on Token Taxonomy Act That Exempts Crypto from Securities Laws

This past December, cryptocurrency investors were delighted to hear that lawmakers had put forth a bill – aptly dubbed the “Token Taxonomy Act” – that would change the Securities and Exchange Commission’s 72-year-old definition of securities in order to exclude crypto.If passed, this bill would entirely alter how the industry is

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