Updated Custodian Rules for Cryptocurrency Platforms and Exchanges

Overview On January 16th, 2020, the Canadian Securities Administration (CSA) released new regulatory guidance targeting digital asset and cryptocurrency exchanges (the “Guidance”).  The Guidance would bring the exchanges under derivatives laws, something thought to be necessary in light of recent high-profile issues involving exchanges such as QuadrigaCX. With the Guidance, the CSA is attempting to [...]

By |2020-09-08T08:42:07-07:00March 3rd, 2020|Blockchain, Blog, Cryptocurrency, Securities Law|

Contracts Basics Part 2: Indemnity Clauses

Contracts Series: Indemnity Clauses We’re continuing our series of articles focusing on the essential features of a commercial contract. Last week we looked at the importance of naming the right parties. This week, we’re jumping ahead to indemnifications. A simple indemnification clause might look like this:  The Consultant agrees to indemnify clauses and hold harmless the [...]

By |2020-10-23T07:37:57-07:00June 10th, 2015|Commercial Law, Uncategorised|
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