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MoFo Tech brings together legal insights and in-depth analyses on trends and complex issues shaping the global technology industry, covering fields such as blockchain and distributed ledger, cloud and SaaS technologies, driverless cars, drones, FinTech, computer hardware and software, the IoT, semiconductors, and telecommunications.


January 23, 2018 - Blockchain, Financings, Fintech

SEC Staff Raises Concerns Related to Cryptocurrency ETFs and Mutual Funds

On January 18, 2018, the Securities and Exchange Commission’s (SEC) Division of Investment Management broke its relative silence regarding the recent growth of cryptocurrencies and cryptocurrency-related products. While signaling that registration of funds intending to invest substantially in cryptocurrency and related products is …›

November 17, 2017 - Privacy + Data Security, Software

The Cost of Ransomware Attacks

A form of economic extortion, ransomware attacks rose by 250% last year, and the United States was harder hit than any other country. Learn just how much this plague on the cybersecurity landscape is costing companies. Take a look at our ransomware infographic. …›

September 20, 2017 - Blockchain, Financings, Fintech

Why The Delaware Blockchain Initiative Matters To All Dealmakers

Delaware, the state where more than half of all U.S. publicly traded companies are incorporated, has taken steps to facilitate a favorable legal and regulatory environment for the development of blockchain technology. The state’s initiatives are designed to, among other things, enable companies to precisely …›

July 20, 2017 - Fintech

Acting Comptroller Endorses Fintech Charters

Acting Comptroller of the Currency Keith Noreika has expressed support for efforts by the Office of the Comptroller of the Currency (OCC) to establish national bank charters for financial technology companies. Noreika detailed his support for the efforts in remarks he made at …›