Court Gives Craig Wright More Time to Await the Mysterious Bonded Courier
Jan12

Court Gives Craig Wright More Time to Await the Mysterious Bonded Courier

10 days after the Tulip Trust expired, new court filings have appeared in the billion-dollar Kleiman v. Wright lawsuit. One document describes the professed existence of a Tulip Trust III, which was shown to the plaintiffs on January 6, 2020. Another filing shows that Judge Beth Bloom has affirmed part of the sanctions against Craig Wright and dropped other sanctions if the bonded courier arrives by February 3, 2020. Also read:...

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EU Countries Commence Crypto Regulations as Mandated by New Directive
Jan12

EU Countries Commence Crypto Regulations as Mandated by New Directive

The European Union’s 5th Anti-Money Laundering Directive mandates that member states start regulating crypto assets by Jan. 10. Crypto exchanges and custodial wallet providers are now covered by the same regulatory requirements as banks and other financial institutions. Also read: Regs Roundup: SEC Actions, Crypto Tax-Free in Korea, New Chinese Laws EU’s Regulatory Deadline: Jan. 10 The 5th Anti-Money Laundering Directive...

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‘Copyright Troll’ Malibu Media Gets Sued By its Former Law Firm
Jan12

‘Copyright Troll’ Malibu Media Gets Sued By its Former Law Firm

Over the past several years, adult entertainment company Malibu Media has been one of the most active copyright litigants in the United States. Targeting large numbers of alleged file-sharers, the company has received potentially huge sums in cash settlements. But while the company usually makes the headlines for its file-sharing cases, a dispute with a former business partner is now shining a light behind the scenes. This week,...

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Replica Store Sells ‘Cheap’ Knock Off of €890 Pirate Bay Hoodie
Jan12

Replica Store Sells ‘Cheap’ Knock Off of €890 Pirate Bay Hoodie

During the early years, The Pirate Bay promoted an ‘official’ clothing store, which sold t-shirts and hoodies for reasonable prices. This site has since disappeared, but it’s not hard to find Pirate Bay-themed clothing elsewhere. Dozens of vendors have copied the iconic logo to sell cheap merchandise to fans. However, when the Switzerland-based fashion brand Vetements joined in with their own variant last year, they...

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What I learned going from prison to Python
Jan12

What I learned going from prison to Python

Less than a year ago, I was in San Quentin State Prison serving a life sentence. read...

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