This past March Bitcoin.com reported on a single Bitcoin entrepreneur taking the New York Bitlicense to court due to the law stifling digital currency businesses and constraining regulations set forth by the New York Division of Financial Services (NYDFS). Now the French national, Theo Chino is taking the case to the Supreme Court with the first hearing beginning on May 4.
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One Bitcoin Entrepreneur Takes on the NYDFS
The New York Bitlicense has always been a contentious subject for bitcoiners ever since the former NYDFS regulator Ben Lawsky introduced the legislation. Since then droves of bitcoin-focused businesses left New York to operate elsewhere