We use cookies on this site to enable your digital experience. By continuing to use this site, you are agreeing to our cookie policy. close

Analysis

'Security Tokens' Slow To Take Off Following ICO Collapse

Law360 (June 10, 2019, 5:20 PM EDT) -- Following a U.S. regulatory crackdown that chilled the once booming but unregulated market for initial coin offerings, more startups are attempting to structure digital token sales that comply with securities laws, though lawyers say the transition to legitimacy remains a work in progress.

The digital tokens climate is far cooler in mid-2019 compared with the not-so-distant past when so-called ICOs, a nascent form of fundraising that took off mostly outside the watchful eye of regulators, were growing like wildfire. Coinschedule.com shows just more than $2.4 billion was raised year to date through token sales, down from $17.5 billion raised in the...

Stay ahead of the curve

In the legal profession, information is the key to success. You have to know what’s happening with clients, competitors, practice areas, and industries. Law360 provides the intelligence you need to remain an expert and beat the competition.


  • Access to case data within articles (numbers, filings, courts, nature of suit, and more.)
  • Access to attached documents such as briefs, petitions, complaints, decisions, motions, etc.
  • Create custom alerts for specific article and case topics and so much more!

TRY LAW360 FREE FOR SEVEN DAYS