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CDCROP: Former FTX CEO Sam Bankman-Fried in the Bahamas (Danny Nelson/CoinDesk)
Top FTX Lawyer Orders Documents Preserved as Investigations Ramp Up
FTX US General Counsel Ryne Miller called the turn of events “disappointing.”
CDCROP: Former FTX CEO Sam Bankman-Fried in the Bahamas (Danny Nelson/CoinDesk)

CDCROP: Judge's Hammer (Pixabay)
Hodlonaut’s Tweets a ‘Reckless Campaign’ Against Craig Wright, Lawyers Say, as Satoshi Trial Reaches Conclusion
Accusing the self-proclaimed Bitcoin founder of being a mentally ill scammer shouldn’t be allowed in a democracy, Wright’s lawyers said on the final day of an Oslo trial.
CDCROP: Judge's Hammer (Pixabay)

CDCROP: The Daniel Patrick Moynihan U.S. District Court for the Southern District of New York Courthouse in New York (Spencer Platt/Getty Images)
Crypto Lawyer Kyle Roche Withdraws From Tether, Bitfinex, TRON and BitMEX Lawsuits After CryptoLeaks Scandal
The founding partner of upstart law firm Roche Freedman had been accused of starting frivolous class-action lawsuits to harm competitors of blockchain project Avalanche.
CDCROP: The Daniel Patrick Moynihan U.S. District Court for the Southern District of New York Courthouse in New York (Spencer Platt/Getty Images)

Un informante anónimo asegura que Avalanche pagó a sus abogados para dañar a la competencia. (Activedia/Pixabay)
AVAX cae 11% luego de que Avalanche fuera acusada de pagar abogados para dañar a la competencia
El director ejecutivo de Ava Labs rechazó la acusación como una "teoría conspirativa sin sentido".
Un informante anónimo asegura que Avalanche pagó a sus abogados para dañar a la competencia. (Activedia/Pixabay)

A self-proclaimed whistleblower says Avalanche paid lawyers to hurt competitors. (Activedia/Pixabay)
Crypto Coin AVAX Drops 11% After Self-Described Whistleblower Says Avalanche Weaponized Litigation Against Rivals
Ava Labs CEO rejected the accusation as "conspiracy theory nonsense."
A self-proclaimed whistleblower says Avalanche paid lawyers to hurt competitors. (Activedia/Pixabay)

British Courts Under Pressure As Case Backlog Tops 50,000
Law Society of England and Wales Tells Members to Be Wary of Bitcoin Use in Transactions
"This is a cash transaction so there is a high risk of money laundering," the professional body told its members.
British Courts Under Pressure As Case Backlog Tops 50,000

A U.K. court now lets people file suits using NFTs (Sasun Bughdaryan/ Unsplash)
YouTuber vs. YouTuber: BitBoy Crypto Sues Atozy for Defamation
Ben Armstrong, known as BitBoy Crypto on YouTube, says he sustained damages in excess of $75,000.
A U.K. court now lets people file suits using NFTs (Sasun Bughdaryan/ Unsplash)

(OpenSea/CoinDesk, modified PhotoMosh and BeFunky)
Ex-OpenSea Executive Files to Dismiss DOJ Case Alleging NFT Insider Trading
Nathaniel Chastain's motion says NFTs cannot be classified as securities or commodities, a requirement for wire fraud charges.
(OpenSea/CoinDesk, modified PhotoMosh and BeFunky)

A U.K. court now lets people file suits using NFTs (Sasun Bughdaryan/ Unsplash)
Bitcoin Website Editor Hodlonaut Receives Almost $1M in BTC as Craig Wright Case Looms
Hodlonaut, who is set to appear in a Norwegian court next month, has already raised 52.679 bitcoin and $30,000 in donations.
A U.K. court now lets people file suits using NFTs (Sasun Bughdaryan/ Unsplash)

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Celsius Depositors Fracture Again on Legal Strategy as 'Withhold' Group Lawyers Up
Some U.S.-based customers whose funds ended up frozen in holding accounts have hired a partner at Troutman Pepper to get access to their funds.
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