Main Article Content

Alexey I. Ovchinnikov
Artur G. Kravchenko
Alexey Yu. Mamychev
Valentina I. Fatkhi


Business, Virtual currency, Analysis, Russia, Economy


Purpose: The purpose of the article is to conduct a scientific analysis of the place of cryptocurrency in the system of objects of civil rights in Russia.

Methodology: This research applies a system of general scientific, special scientific, and special methods of cognition of socio-legal and socio-economic phenomena, including historical-legal, comparative-legal, formal-logical methods, the method of dialectics, the method of system analysis.

Result: Digital information technology has become a global trend in world economic development. This article deals with the study of the current state and prospects of legal regulation of virtual currencies (cryptocurrency) in Russia.

Applications: This research can be used for universities, teachers, and students.

Novelty/Originality: In this research, the model of Virtual currency as an object of civil rights in Russia is presented in a comprehensive and complete manner.


Download data is not yet available.


Metrics Loading ...
Abstract 56 | PDF Downloads 40 XML Downloads 3 ePUB Downloads 4


1. Baranov, P. Mamychev, A. Ovchinnikov, A. Petruk, V. (2017). Krupnitskaya Interdisciplinary and “post-disciplinary” approaches in the archetypal studies of the public-power organization of society // Man In India. 2017. Vol. 97. Number 23. P. 375-387.
2. Dolgieva M.M. (2018). Cryptocurrency in judicial practice // Modern law. 2018. No. 12. P. 85-88.
3. Kudriashova E.V. (2018). Legal regulation of cryptocurrency: the choice of the vector of development // Financial law. 2018 No. 6. P. 7-11, p. 11.
4. Meeting concerning the use of digital technologies in the financial sphere
5. Ovchinnikov A.I., Fatkhi V.I. (2018). Law and digital economics: the main areas of interaction // Philosophy of Law. 2018 No. 3. P. 128-134.
6. Ryzhov N.A. (2018). Analysis of the prospects for the legal regulation of cryptocurrencies in the framework of national and international security // Lawyer. 2018. No. 5. P. 63-67, p.65.
7. Saveliev A.I. (2018). Electronic commerce in Russia and abroad: legal regulation. 2nd ed. M.: Statut, 2016.
8. The State duma established the council on the digital economy and blockchain technologies//
9. Urlin. A. (2018). History of cryptocurrency. Bitcoin Detective, 2018.
10. Virtual currency schemes//
11. Voskresenskaia E.V. (2018). On the need for the legal regulation of virtual currencies // Bulletin of Omsk Law Academy. 2018. No. 2. P. 148-151.
12. Kirillova, E. A., Pavlyuk, A. V., Mikhaylova, I. A., Zulfugarzade, T. E., & Zenin, S. S. (2018). Bitcoin, lifecoin, namecoin: The legal nature of virtual currency. Journal of Advanced Research in Law and Economics, 9(1 (31)), 119-126.
13. Alimbek, K. (2016). Crypto-currency: Legal approaches to the concept formation. Право и современные государства, (1).
14. Kuzmina, I. D., & Bogdanova, I. S. (2019). Some Problems of Digital Environment Influence on the Content of Civil Law Object and Subject Categories.
15. Tsindeliani, I. Financial Regulation & Digital Money: How Russia Dips Its Toes into the Waters of Cryptocurrency. Global Jurist.
16. Shatkovskaya, T. V., Romanenko, N. G., Naumenko, Y. A., & Parshina, E. A. (2017). The Problem of Individualization of Legal Entities in Terms of Innovative Development of the Russian Federation and the European Union Economy. European Research Studies, 20(1), 162.
17. Fedorenko, N. V., & Hejgetova, S. E. (2019, April). Digital Rights in Civil Legislation of Russia. In Institute of Scientific Communications Conference (pp. 1011-1016). Springer, Cham.
18. Semyakin, M., Dobrynina, L., Gubareva, A., & Gudovicheva, L. (2018). Problems of modeling further development of civil legislation of the Russian Federation. In MATEC Web of Conferences (Vol. 170, p. 01060). EDP Sciences.
19. Bolotaeva, O. S., Stepanova, A. A., & Alekseeva, S. S. (2019, June). The Legal Nature of Cryptocurrency. In IOP Conference Series: Earth and Environmental Science (Vol. 272, No. 3, p. 032166). IOP Publishing.
20. Воскресенская, Е. В. (2018). О необходимости правового регулирования виртуальных валют. Вестник Омской юридической академии, 15(2).
21. Vovchenko, G. N., Tishchenko, N. E., Epifanova, V. T., & Gontmacher, B. M. (2017). Electronic currency: the potential risks to national security and methods to minimize them. European Research Studies Journal, 20(1), 36-48.
22. Chudinovskikh, M., & Sevryugin, V. (2019). Cryptocurrency regulation in the BRICS countries and the Eurasian Economic Union. BRICS LJ, 6, 63.
23. Fetisova, T. V. (2018). Economic and Legal Issues of a Bitcoin Actual Paradigm, or Bitcoin: Listen, if Stars are lit it Means-There is Someone Who Needs it. KnE Social Sciences, 3(2), 162-169.
24. Aryamov, A., Grachova, V., Chuchaev, I., & Malikov, V. (2019). Digital asset as an object legal regulation. Ekonomika, 65(2), 1-11.
25. Chang, S. E. (2018). Legal Status of Virtual Currency in Indonesia in the Absence of Specific Regulations. Indon. L. Rev., 8, 328.
26. SHULGA, A. V., GALIAKBAROV, R. R., & SAPRUNOV, A. G. (2018). Criminal Law Protection of computer information in Russia as a means of ensuring economic development. Revista ESPACIOS, 39(44).