Scottish Novelist Andrew O’Hagan Asked to Testify in Kleiman v. Wright Lawsuit

Scottish Novelist Andrew O'Hagan Asked to Testify in Kleiman v. Wright LawsuitThe high profile billion dollar bitcoin lawsuit, Kleiman v. Wright, has continued into the new year. The Kleiman estate’s legal team filed for a protective order to prevent the deposition of Wright’s ex-wife on January 13, 2020. Additionally, the plaintiffs and defendants have scheduled a slew of fact and expert witness depositions for the next […]

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Craig Wright Attempts to ‘Reveal the Origin’ of Satoshi Nakamoto’s Name

Craig Wright Attempts to 'Reveal the Origin' of Satoshi Nakamoto's NameThe Kleiman v. Wright lawsuit continues following the plaintiff’s request to Judge Reinhart asking him to overrule Craig Wright’s recent objections. Wright’s council has responded in a joint discovery memorandum asking for access to data tied to David Kleiman’s 15 computers. Wright has also requested any documentation tethered to Ira Kleiman’s (Dave’s brother) real estate […]

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Kleiman Estate Asks Judge to Overrule Craig Wright’s Objections

On December 16, new court filings from the Kleiman v. Wright case show the plaintiffs have responded to Wright’s objections against the magistrate’s court order. Kleiman’s lawyer Velvel Freedman explained that Craig’s statements in court “lacked credibility,” his constant change of stories “demonstrates falsity” and Freedman claims Wright’s “trust documents are forgeries.” Also read: Plustoken […]

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Pump and Dumps Are the Final Indignity for Dying Coins

Pump and Dumps Are the Final Indignity for Dying CoinsYou can tell an altcoin is close to death when its price soars. That may sound like a contradiction in terms, but that’s what can happen to crypto assets when they’re in the throes of death. With low liquidity and thin volume, exchange-listed altcoins are prey to manipulators who will send them skyward one final […]

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Judge Denies Craig Wright’s Motion to Dismiss Billion-Dollar Bitcoin Lawsuit

Judge Denies Craig Wright's Motion to Dismiss Billion-Dollar Bitcoin LawsuitOn Dec. 27, court documents from the case against the Nchain chief scientist, Craig Wright, explained a large portion of his recent dismissal motions were found “not warranted” and were denied. Wright is being sued for 1.1 million BTC in a legal case in Florida that alleges he manipulated David Kleiman’s family. Also Read: Many Self-Proclaimed […]

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Bithumb Accused of Inflating Reported Trading Volume

Report Accuses Bithumb of Inflating Reported VolumeAn investigation conducted by Crypto Exchange Ranks (CER) has alleged that Bithumb, the largest Korean digital currency exchange by volume, has drastically inflated its reported trade volume during the second half of 2018. The report asserts that a number of irregular patterns identified in Bithumb’s trade activity suggest “apparent trade manipulations being performed.” Also Read: Former […]

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SEC Chair Explains Key Upgrades Needed for Bitcoin ETF Approval

SEC Chair Explains Key Upgrades Needed for Bitcoin ETF ApprovalThe chairman of the U.S. Securities and Exchange Commission (SEC) has outlined the key changes in cryptocurrency markets he needs to see before he is comfortable with a bitcoin ETF. While some solutions to the problems he mentioned have already been implemented, the chairman insists on seeing more improvements. Also read: Indian Supreme Court Moves Crypto Hearing, […]

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Exchange News: Mt. Gox Trustee Extends Deadline, GBX Licensed in Gibraltar

Exchange News: Mt. Gox Trustee Extends Deadline, GBX Licensed in GibraltarIn recent exchange news, the Mt. Gox trustee will seek to extend the deadline for rehabilitation claims. In other news, Gibraltar Stock exchange has become the first national stock exchange to operate a regulated virtual currency exchange, and Okex has denied accusations of market manipulation relating to its recent short-notice settlement of BCH futures contracts. […]

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