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New Congressional Subcommittees Foreshadow Pending Digital Asset Legislation

United States CapitolTwo congressional committees of the U.S. House of Representatives commenced the new year by announcing the creation of new subcommittees for the 118th Congress that are expected to analyze issues concerning cryptocurrency and digital assets. The creation of these subcommittees signals the potential for legislative action in the wake of jurisdictional uncertainty regarding federal agency … Continue Reading

CFIUS Issues Long-Awaited Enforcement and Penalty Guidelines

The Federal Policy team’s Kevin Edgar co-authored a report on the Treasury Department’s new enforcement and penalty guidelines for the Committee on Foreign Investment in the United States. Those guidelines reinforce recent CFIUS statements about the need for penalties to ensure compliance with statutory and regulatory requirements and strongly suggests CFIUS is likely to begin … Continue Reading