Legal Nodes Blog

Corporate work
The MGA Sandbox for DLT Based Gaming

The Malta Gaming Authority has announced the launch of the second phase of the sandbox which has the scope of incorporating Innovative Technology Arrangements (ITAs) onto gaming platforms. ...

Legal Nodes Team
Legal Nodes Updates
Legal Nodes Wins the 2019 Lviv IT Arena Startup Competition!

Legal Nodes is the winner of the 2019 Startup Competition, hosted annually by the Lviv IT Arena, the biggest Eastern Europe tech conference....

Legal Nodes Team
Legal Nodes Updates
Legal Nodes Partners with BLOCKROCKET

We are beyond honoured to announce our latest collaboration with BLOCKROCKET, the European Blockchain Labs that aims to accelerate the development of blockchain technology and support blockchain startups....

Legal Nodes Team
For Startups
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. ...

Legal Nodes Team
Corporate work
How to Stay Legally Compliant while Mining in Space

This article focuses on the regulation of space mining on both international and national level and challenges of applying these legal acts....

Legal Nodes Team
For Startups
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
For Startups
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...

Legal Nodes Team
Privacy (GDPR)
Abusive by Design: Part 2. Make Consent Informed Again

Digital design directly corresponds with transparency and fairness, the provider's direct obligations before users. Design of user choices and legal docs must involve a close collaboration of legal and design professionals, which ensures the use...

Vlad Nekrutenko
Privacy (GDPR)
How to Make Your Mental Health Practice HIPAA Compliant?

As a mental health provider, you have to deal with lots of patients’ sensitive information on a daily basis. You can lock your cabinet, put the records in the safe box and switch on the alarm, but these security measures are only a part of what ...

Vlad Nekrutenko