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Why Your Startup Needs a Founders' Agreement + Template 2021

Founders Agreement – the key step to set clear intentions for you and your partners and to avoid misunderstandings in the future. In a new post on the Legal Nodes blog, we explain what a Founders Agreement is, reasons for your startup to prepare...

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Terms of Use that your users will actually read

In this article Legal Nodes Team talks about Terms of Use, how to write them effectively and why you need them in the first place. You could find a FREE template at the end of this article....

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Legal Framework for Stablecoins in Switzerland

On September 11, 2019, the Swiss Financial Market Supervisory Authority (“FINMA”) published stablecoin guidelines, which outline the legal regime of stablecoins in Switzerland....

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Sandbox Express as the Fast Line for FinTech Startups in Singapore

In the middle of August, the Monetary Authority of Singapore (“MAS”) has adopted new Sandbox Express rules for innovative businesses. As the name implies, the rules provide a fast and easy entry into the sandbox compared to existing sandboxes or...

Serhii Mokhniev
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The BaFin License to be Required for Crypto Custodians in Germany

The, 15th EU Anti-Money Laundering Directive, compels the EU Member States to make changes to their local legislation to be compliant with the Directive`s provisions by January 10, 2020.In line with that, Bundesregierung (The Cabinet of Germa...

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UK Financial Watchdog Gives Green Light to E-money Tokens

Seven months of consultations and their evaluation resulted in the much-anticipated guidance for cryptoassets from the Financial Conduct Authority (“FCA”) in the United Kingdom.On July 31, 2019, the UK financial regulator has issued the Final ...

Serhii Mokhniev
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Virtual Financial Asset Services in Malta: Everything You Need to Know

If you are a blockchain-powered business looking for a reputable jurisdiction with a stable legal climate and technology-friendly regulatory regime – chances are you might want to consider Malta, which has adopted one of the most detailed DLT fr...

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Saudi Arabia’s path Through the EU List of High-Risk Third Countries to FATF Membership

The FATF’s Plenary meeting in Orlando, Florida on June 16-21 coincided with its 30th Anniversary. Despite the hot topic caused by the new FATF Guidance for a Risk-Based Approach to Virtual Assets and Virtual Asset Service Providers, which grabs ...

Serhii Mokhniev
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Regulation of Tech Business in China

It has been reported that the People’s Republic of China (the PRC) accounted for 47% of the global venture capital funding, surpassing North America for the first time in 2018. Evidently, an increasing number of international companies are looki...

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