Bitcoin News — Lawsuit

Credit Card Cartels Landed With $6.2 Billion Price-Fixing Bill

Posted by Kai Sedgwick on

Credit Card Cartels Landed With $6.2 Billion BillVisa and Mastercard have run up the mother of all credit card bills. The monopolistic payment providers had been embroiled in a long-running lawsuit instigated by merchants protesting their excessive fees. The credit card giants have now conceded defeat and agreed to settle the price-fixing case for a whopping $6.2 billion. Also read: Raising the Dead: […]

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Landmark Crypto Crime Case Ends With Jail Sentence for GAW CEO

Posted by Stan Higgins on

GAW Miners CEO Josh Garza has been sentenced to 21 months in prison after pleading guilty to a wire fraud charge.

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Ripple Believes Its Cryptocurrency is More Decentralized Than Bitcoin

Posted by Kai Sedgwick on

Ripple Believes its Cryptocurrency is More Decentralized Than BitcoinRipple Labs, Inc is big on decentralization right now. Stung by criticism that XRP is a centralized currency, and the very real risk that an ongoing lawsuit could see it ruled a security, Ripple has been on the offensive. Its latest effort to disambiguate Ripple the company and ripple the coin has seen Chief Technology […]

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Playboy Sues Wallet Developer for Failing to Integrate Crypto Across Its Platforms

Posted by Kevin Helms on

Playboy Sues Wallet Developer for Failing to Integrate Crypto Across Its PlatformsPlayboy is reportedly suing a Canadian cryptocurrency firm for allegedly failing to integrate a “wallet that would support a range of cryptocurrencies across the company’s online media, digital and casual gaming businesses.” Playboy.tv was supposed to be the first of the company’s platforms to feature the new crypto wallet and payment options. Also read: Yahoo! Japan […]

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The Daily: Robinhood Reaches Iowa and Georgia, Coinbase Returns to Wyoming

Posted by Avi Mizrahi on

The Daily: Coinbase Returns to Wyoming, Robinhood Crypto Reaches Iowa and GeorgiaIn today’s edition of Bitcoin in Brief, we cover the return of Coinbase to Wyoming, the expansion of Robinhood Crypto to Iowa and Georgia, a lawsuit against an exchange for failing to give a user his BCH plus a cybersecurity research that finds cryptocurrency exchanges experienced a massive surge of user data leaks. Also Read: […]

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