Eric Schneiderman

New York Attorney General Launches Inquiry Into Bitcoin Exchanges

New York’s top cop is launching an inquiry into cryptocurrency exchanges amid rising concern about the nascent digital markets. Visit for more information State Attorney General Eric Schneiderman (D) on Tuesday announced the “Virtual Markets Integrity Initiative,” an inquiry seeking to examine the “policies and practices of platforms” that trade in cryptocurrencies such as […]

New York Attorney General Sends Cease-And-Desist To FanDuel & DraftKings

Draft Kings Fan Duel

If you’ve watched sports on television, been to a live game or walked around any major city, it is very likely that you have spotted an advertisement for “FanDuel” and “Draftkings.” The two companies are the biggest sports gaming services in the world. In the past, both have come under fire from elected officials claiming […]

AG Schneiderman Weekly Newsletter (Sept. 14-18)


THIS WEEK IN THE NEWS September 14 to September 18, 2015 TOP HEADLINES Laying Out A Vision For The New Tech Economy This week, the Attorney General spoke at a forum sponsored by NY Tech Meetup on the intersection between tech and government. In his remarks, the Attorney General outlined his vision of “responsible disruption,” […]