Category Archives: Cryptocurrency

  1. Crypto Risks – Options for forming a crypto fund

    In this video, securities attorney Chris Barsness discusses the current SEC enforcement position on crypto as a security and ways to start a crypto fund.

  2. FTX Bankruptcy – House of Cards Falls

     Securities lawyer Chris Barsness talks about the recent collapse of FTX and its exchange and the chapter 11 bankruptcy filing by FTX Trading and issues around regulations. 

  3. Kim Kardashian Settles With Sec For $1.26 Million For Violations Of The Anti-Touting Provision

    On October 3, 2022, the Securities and Exchange Commission announced charges against Kim Kardashian for promoting a crypto asset security called EMAX, offered and sold by EthereumMax, on social media without disclosing the payment she received in exchange for the promotion. Kardashian agreed to settle the charges, paying $1.26 million in penalties, disgorgement, and interest,…