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New York’s Bitcoin Cop Benjamin Lawsky Steps Down to Start Firm
May 21st, 2015

Benjamin Lawsky best known for his bitcoin regulations officially announced the end of his career as superintendent of New York Department of Financial Services.

NYDFS Releases Revised BitLicense Proposal
February 4th, 2015

The New York State Department of Financial Services (NYDFS) has finally released a revision to the original BitLicense proposed cryptocurrency regulations.

Regulation Overview: NYDFS’ Benjamin Lawsky to Step Down, Ukraine Bans Bitcoin and Others
November 11th, 2014

Russia reduced fines for bitcoin promotion amid the Ukrainian government banned the use of cryptocurrency; the future of BitLicense remains unclear as its creator Benjamin Lawsky resigns.