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Bitcoin, Ether To Come Under Commodities Regulator, New US Senate Bill

Senate bill would hand bitcoin, ether oversight to commodities regulator A new bill introduced in the U.S. Senate would make the Commodity Futures Trading Commission (CFTC) the direct regulator of the biggest cryptocurrencies. The measure, introduced by the top Democrat and Republican on the Senate Agriculture Committee, would give the derivatives regulator exclusive jurisdiction over… Read More »

Industry experts divided over Govt decision to withdraw Personal Data Protection Bill

Industry experts are divided over the government’s decision to withdrew the Personal Data Protection (PDP) Bill, 2019, and replace it with a new ‘comprehensive legal framework’ and ‘contemporary digital privacy laws’ for regulating online space. The bill was revoked after nearly four years of it being in the works, where it went through multiple changes… Read More »