nChain, founded by self-styled bitcoin inventor Craig S. Wright, is looking for a patent counsel to manage its portfolio of blockchain-related IP.
An evaluation of the possible legal risks of a bitcoin protocol change written by startup nChain has been criticised by industry legal experts.
Three blockchain startups have joined a multi-industry consortium that protects its members from patent trolls.
A secretive startup called nChain is gearing up to launch an alternative implementation of the bitcoin software for use by developers.
A startup tied to Australian academic and businessman Craig Wright, who last year claimed to be the inventor of bitcoin, has been sold.