Tax Administrations Urged To Start Small With Blockchain

Law360, Vienna (February 25, 2020, 3:06 PM EST) — Tax administrations looking to use blockchain technology should start with small, transaction-based taxes before attempting to use the technology to tackle large-scale fraud and evasion, tax specialists said at a recent conference.  Tax authorities should first use the technology for projects that are likely to be […]

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KLM To Use Blockchain to Streamline Financial Processes Thanks to Amsterdam-based Unchain and R3

Sharing is caring! After months of intense cooperation and development, Dutch software services provider unchain.io has successfully delivered a strategic finance application for KLM Royal Dutch Airlines utilising R3 Corda technology.  Unchain worked with the KLM Digital Studio – a 200-strong innovation lab meant to explore how new technologies like blockchain can enhance internal processes […]

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MediLedger blockchain network report submitted to the FDA

Leading pharmaceutical companies including Novartis, Sanofi, and Gilead, are among the supporters of the MediLedger Project, a blockchain-enabled technology platform initially launched by Chronicled in 2019​, aiming to protect the pharmaceutical supply chain and enable compliance to the Drug Supply Chain Security Act (DSCSA) requirements set by the US Food and Drug Administration (FDA). Ahead […]

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Blockchain & Energy Industry Updates Feb 2020

Buck Endemann is a partner in the firm’s San Francisco office, where he is a member of the energy practice group. He provides comprehensive counseling on energy, infrastructure and remediation projects, including advice on air, water and waste compliance issues, and represents clients in related litigation.  Mr. Endemann has extensive experience on the commercial, land […]

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Riot Blockchain to scrap crypto exchange and further pursue mining

Riot Blockchain is to shut down its crypto exchange and renew its focus on mining, citing various risks. The company issued an update on its ‘strategic priorities’, with the action of sunsetting the RiotX Exchange taken after assessing, in the company’s words, “the evolving regulatory environment, cybersecurity risks, and the current competitive landscape facing US-based […]

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