Category: Lawsuit

Jurors in Billion-Dollar Bitcoin Trial Deadlocked for Days — Hung Jury Could Lead to Mistrial

Jurors in Billion-Dollar Bitcoin Trial Deadlocked for Days — Hung Jury Could Lead to Mistrial

Jurors in the Kleiman v. Wright trial are currently unable to come to a decision on the high-profile billion-dollar bitcoin lawsuit in Florida. While the judge has told the jury to take time deliberating the case, on Wednesday, the jurors issued a statement that explained they could not “come to a conclusion.” Kleiman v. Wright […]

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Jury to Decide Fate of Billion-Dollar Bitcoin Lawsuit Involving Craig Wright

Jury to Decide Fate of Billion-Dollar Bitcoin Lawsuit Involving Craig Wright

On Tuesday, November 23, the closing arguments for both sides of the Kleiman v. Wright trial finished and now ten jurors will decide the fate of the billion-dollar bitcoin lawsuit. While Craig Wright claims he’s Satoshi Nakamoto, he also insists the now-deceased Dave Kleiman did not help with the creation of Bitcoin. The plaintiffs are […]

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Quentin Tarantino Sued for an Upcoming Auction of Pulp Fiction NFTs

Quentin Tarantino Sued for an Upcoming Auction of Pulp Fiction NFTs

Quentin Tarantino, the acclaimed film director, is being sued by Miramax, a Hollywood film producer and distributing company, due to the auction of a series of NFTs related to “Pulp Fiction,” one of the director’s most popular films. The conflict lies in the interpretation that Miramax makes from the initial contract between the parts, arguing […]

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Wall Street Journal Reporter Chastised Over Satoshi Nakamoto ‘Unmasking’ Editorial

Wall Street Journal Reporter Chastised Over Satoshi Nakamoto ‘Unmasking’ Editorial

During the last week, mainstream media outlets have been publishing reports that say “Bitcoin’s creator Satoshi Nakamoto could be unmasked at [a] Florida trial.” Alongside this, the name “Satoshi Nakamoto” has been trending in people’s discussions on social media for the last few days as well. The Internet Is Buzzing Over Conversations Concerning Bitcoin’s Mysterious […]

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The Billion-Dollar Bitcoin Case: Long-Awaited Kleiman v. Wright Trial Begins Next Week in Miami

The Billion-Dollar Bitcoin Case: Long-Awaited Kleiman v. Wright Trial Begins Next Week in Miami

On Monday, November 1, the long-awaited Kleiman v. Wright trial will begin as a federal jury plans to determine the relationship between Dave Kleiman and Craig Wright. The Kleiman estate is asking for $11.4 billion, alongside the return of intellectual property (IP) or its fair market value. While Bitcoinsv proponents and Wright’s fans believe the […]

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Bitcoin Mining Operation Being Sued for Producing High Noise Levels in Tennessee

Bitcoin Mining Operation Being Sued for Producing High Noise Levels in Tennessee

A bitcoin mining operation in Tennessee is being sued by neighbors due to the high level of noise the facility produces. The lawsuit, which was filed in August, asks mining operator Red Dog to shut down operations and pay personal damages fees, as well as compensate owners for decreased property values. The lawsuit could set […]

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Judge dismisses some claims against Bitfinex and Tether but class-action lawsuit continues

Judge dismisses some claims against Bitfinex and Tether but class-action lawsuit continues

A judge has thrown out about half of the claims in a class-action lawsuit alleging that exchanges Bitfinex, Bittrex and Poloniex, stablecoin operator Tether and others manipulated crypto markets. In June of 2020, a group of traders and trading firms grouped up to file an amended complaint against the exchanges in the Southern District Court […]

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Bitstamp owner fires back at former CEO in court clash over shares

Bitstamp owner fires back at former CEO in court clash over shares

The investment firm that owns Bitstamp has returned fire against the crypto exchange’s former CEO Nejc Kodrič. Bitstamp Holdings NV – an investment vehicle owned by NXMH, which acquired Bitstamp in October 2018 – is being sued by Kodrič in the United Kingdom’s High Court over an attempt to snap up his remaining 9.8% stake […]

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‘SEC Will Stop at Nothing to Control Entire Crypto Space,’ Says Former Federal Prosecutor

‘SEC Will Stop at Nothing to Control Entire Crypto Space,’ Says Former Federal Prosecutor

A former federal prosecutor says that the U.S. Securities and Exchange Commission (SEC) “will stop at nothing to control the entire crypto space.” The SEC has now threatened to sue the Nasdaq-listed crypto exchange Coinbase. The regulator is already in an ongoing lawsuit with Ripple Labs and its executives. SEC Going After Entire Crypto Space, […]

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