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FTC Settles Charges Against Bitcoin Mining Firm Butterfly Labs

| Stan Higgins

The US Federal Trade Commission says it has reached a settlement with bitcoin mining firm Butterfly Labs after it sued the company in 2014.

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Butterfly Labs Resumes Shipping, Sets Timetable for Refunds

| Nermin Hajdarbegovic

Butterfly Labs has reopened for business, processing delayed shipments and refunds for select customers.

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Court Strikes Down FTC Request for More Butterfly Labs Oversight

| Nermin Hajdarbegovic

Embattled bitcoin mining hardware company Butterfly Labs is back in business, following a federal court ruling on Friday.

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FTC Granted Approval to Sell Off Butterfly Labs’ Bitcoins

| Pete Rizzo

The FTC has secured court authority to begin converting Butterfly Labs’ bitcoin holdings into cash reserves.

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Butterfly Labs Urges Court to Dismiss FTC’s ‘Self-Serving’ Fraud Charges

| Nermin Hajdarbegovic

Embattled mining hardware company Butterfly Labs has filed a court motion to dismiss a Federal Trade Commission complaint.

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Mining Roundup: Pen-and-Paper Mining, ROI Uncertainty and the Latest on Butterfly Labs

| Stan Higgins

This week's roundup includes an interview with the FTC and a look inside pen-and-paper bitcoin mining.

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Butterfly Labs to Resume Limited Business Operations

| Pete Rizzo

Butterfly Labs has announced that it will resume limited business operations following discussions with the FTC.


Butterfly Labs Seeks Government Approval to Reopen Business

| Stan Higgins

The FTC is allegedly evaluating a plan that could help put Butterfly Labs back in business.

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FTC: Butterfly Labs Held Back Shipments for Illicit Mining

| Pete Rizzo

The FTC has filed new documents in its case against Butterfly Labs, accusing it of mining using customer-purchased rigs.


FTC: Butterfly Labs Case Not Part of ‘War on Bitcoin’

| Stan Higgins

FTC attorney Leah Frazier told CoinDesk that Butterfly Labs misrepresented itself when selling mining products.