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3AC liquidators files against Kyle Davies for ignoring Subpoena order
Davis failed to comply with the subpoena order despite maintaining an active presence on Twitter and attempting to raise $25 million for GTX.
FTX lawyers S&C file $7.5M invoice for November services
Over 150 Sullivan & Cromwell (S&C) employees spent 6,561 hours working on the FTX bankruptcy case.
Hut 8 to merge with rival cryptocurrency mining firm US Bitcoin
The resulting firm will be referred to as "New Hut" or "Hut 8 Corp."
US prosecutors seek postponement of fraud charges by CFTC, SEC against SBF
U.S. Prosecutor Damian Williams says he does not want SBF to "circumvent the criminal discovery rules."
Class-action lawsuit alleges Signature bank ‘permitted’ FTX comingling customer funds
Signature bank was accused of aiding and abetting the FTX fraud and the breach of its fiduciary duties.
SBF lawyers reach agreement on messaging apps usage
SBF will be allowed to use messaging apps including FaceTime, Zoom, iMessage, SMS, emails, Facebook, and WhatsApp — but not Signal.
Ex-Coinbase Manager files to dismiss SEC claims
Ishan Wahi's lawyers argued that the assets involved in the case are not investment contracts and the SEC lacked congregational authorization to classify tokens as securities.
Layer1 CEO accuses founder of running it as his ‘own personal fiefdom’
The compliant also accuses founder Jakov Dolic and board member Tobias Ebel of "actively looting" the company.
Uniswap founder denies swindling Balance.io co-founder
Hayden Adams said Ric Burton was offered Uniswap investor ownership and later a cash repayment, refusing both offers.
DCG sells $22M worth of Grayscale shares to raise funds
DCG sold some of its Grayscale Ethereum shares at $8 per share — raising approximately $22 million, according to the Financial Times.
FTX’s bankruptcy judge is undecided on appointing independent examiner
Judge John Dorsey wants the parties involved to reach an agreement on the matter.
Binance is suspending USD-based bank transfers
Binance said its users' could use all other methods of buying and selling crypto, including bank transfers in other fiat currencies like Euros.
Yuga Labs settles case with developer of Ryder Ripps’ copycat project
Thomas Lehman, the developer of the RR/BAYC, settled with Yuga Labs on Feb. 6.
Crypto companies scale back massively for Super Bowl LVII
Crypto spend is now focused on user experience, products, and customer service, rather than glitzy adverts.
FBI seizes $260k of assets including ETH, Bored Ape following ZachXBT tip
The agency also seized a Doodles NFT and a luxury watch purchased with crypto.
CFTC commits to regulating crypto products that are not securities
The U.S. regulator will work with the latest meeting of Congress to gain authority.
Elon Musk cleared in trial over Tesla tweets
The Tesla CEO was found not liable in a case that accused him of securities fraud.