Kirill holds a Ph.D. in political communication. His day job is in academic research, where he explores the effects of emerging technology on society and politics. Kirill is curious about the transformative potential of fintech and blockchain, and enjoys observing how incumbent institutions regulate and co-opt disruptive financial technology.
Crypto allies dominate the list of witnesses slated to appear before the House Committee on Energy and Commerce.
Former pro-crypto CoC Brian Brooks to testify in a House hearing on the energy impacts of mining
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Law Decoded: First-mover advantage in a CBDC conversation, Jan. 10–17
By all appearances, we are in for a busy year in crypto regulation and policymaking.
Law Decoded: Looking ahead to 2022, Jan. 3–10
U.S. financial regulators are close to working out the limits of their authority over at least one class of digital assets.
Law Decoded: Sketching the boundaries of regulatory mandates, Oct. 25 – Nov. 1
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The settlement triggered concerns that the CFTC's role in stablecoin regulation could be misunderstood by the public.
CFTC slaps Tether and Bitfinex with a combined $42.5 million fine
One of the crypto industry's major players seeks to boost the public debate on how to best fit digital assets into the regulatory perimeter.
Coinbase unveils its Digital Asset Policy Proposal to spark conversation around comprehensive crypto regulation