Author Archives: John Stark


By | November 28, 2022

“Regulatory clarity––yeah––that’s the ticket.” From the moment the FTX bankruptcy debacle began, the Big Crypto cartel has predictably pivoted to their flawed and anemic go-to talking points when any investor suffers crypto-related losses: The SEC is to blame for all crypto-problems, because the SEC has failed to provide the crypto ecosystem with “regulatory clarity.” The SEC consistently violates the due process rights… Read More »

An SEC Enforcement Program For Policing WEB3

By | September 13, 2022

We are living in the golden age of investment fraud. Never before have so many dangerous investment schemes become so prevalent, so rife with dire externalities, and so laden with global financial systemic risk. The reason? The large-scale deceitful shilling and hype pertaining to so-called “Web3.” Along these lines, the U.S. Securities and Exchange Commission… Read More »

Grewal V. Grewal: What Coinbase’s GC Should Expect from the SEC’s Enforcement Director

By | August 8, 2022

Paul Grewal, chief legal officer of Coinbase, and Gurbir Grewal, Director of the SEC’s Enforcement Division, each have a lot on their plate. Paul leads the legal team for Coinbase, the most popular U.S. platform for buying, selling, transferring, and storing digital currency; and whose mission is “to create an open financial system for the world… Read More »