Blockstack SEC Filing Focuses On Network Decentralization

Law360 (April 29, 2020, 10:00 PM EDT) -- Blockstack PBC, the first cryptocurrency company to receive approval for a Regulation A+ token offering from the U.S. Securities and Exchange Commission, submitted its annual filing with the regulator on Wednesday where it outlined its thinking around the legal status of its STX digital token with a focus on the decentralization of its network.

In its 1-K filing with the SEC, Blockstack explained that its board of directors will periodically assess the legal nature of its Stacks, or STX, digital tokens to determine when it could be deemed a utility token under U.S. securities laws rather than a security.

"The board...

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