Browsing the "Lawsuits" Tag

Victims Sue AT&T, T-Mobile Over ‘SIM Swap’ Crypto Hacks

| Daniel Palmer

A cryptocurrency-focused law firm in the U.S. says it has filed lawsuits against AT&T and T-Mobile on behalf of victims of "SIM swapping" hacks.

Charlie Shrem Says He Never Owned Bitcoin Claimed Stolen By Winklevosses

| Nikhilesh De

In a new court filing, Charlie Shrem denies claims that he stole 5,000 bitcoin from Cameron and Tyler Winklevoss.

Charlie Shrem

Winklevoss Brothers Sue Charlie Shrem Over $32 Million in Bitcoin

| Daniel Palmer

The Winklevoss twins are reportedly suing bitcoin entrepreneur Charlie Shrem over 5,000 bitcoin allegedly owed to them from a past business deal.

Judge Issues Temporary Dismissal in Bitcoin Cash Lawsuit Against Coinbase

| Nikhilesh De

A judge has dismissed a lawsuit claiming Coinbase enabled insider trading when listing BCH - but this isn't a clear-cut victory for the exchange.

New BitConnect Lawsuit Combines Previous Efforts Against Crypto Scam

| Nikhilesh De

BitConnect investors hoping to recoup their losses have consolidated all existing lawsuits against the startup into one.

ASX-Listed DigitalX Hit With Legal Action Over ICO Involvement

| Daniel Palmer

Shares in the ASX-listed blockchain firm DigitalX slumped Friday after it revealed it is facing a legal claim from investors in an ICO it advised.

Wallet Provider Blockchain Sues Crypto Startup Days Before ICO

| Nikhilesh De

Blockchain is suing Paymium for launching a token sale under the blockchain.io domain name, claiming the latter is misleading investors.

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Brave Launches Legal Offensive on Google Ads Data Collection Practices

| Anna Baydakova

The startup behind Brave Browser has filed regulatory complaints against Google over the "massive" amount of user data exposed in online advertising.

R3, Ripple Settle Legal Dispute Over XRP Purchase Option

| Daniel Palmer

Blockchain startups Ripple and R3 have resolved a legal battle that saw both firms filing suits in the U.S. over a contract dispute.

Ripple’s General Counsel Exits Startup, Spokesperson Says

| Nikhilesh De

Ripple general counsel Brynly Llyr, who joined the firm in 2016 as its top legal officer, has left the firm, a spokesperson told CoinDesk.