Ira Kleiman

Craig Wright Attempts to ‘Reveal the Origin’ of Satoshi Nakamoto’s Name

The Kleiman v. Wright lawsuit continues following the plaintiff’s request to Judge Reinhart asking him to overrule Craig Wright’s recent objections. Wright’s council has responded in a joint discovery memorandum asking for access to data tied to David Kleiman’s 15 computers. Wright has also requested any documentation tethered to Ira Kleiman’s (Dave’s brother) real estate...
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Kleiman Estate Asks Judge to Overrule Craig Wright’s Objections

On December 16, new court filings from the Kleiman v. Wright case show the plaintiffs have responded to Wright’s objections against the magistrate’s court order. Kleiman’s lawyer Velvel Freedman explained that Craig’s statements in court “lacked credibility,” his constant change of stories “demonstrates falsity” and Freedman claims Wright’s “trust documents are forgeries.” Also read: Plustoken...
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23 Days Until a Bonded Courier Supposedly Delivers Keys to $8 Billion in BTC

In 23 days, the infamous self-proclaimed Bitcoin inventor Craig Wright will allegedly receive 1,100,111 BTC from a trust purportedly held in Seychelles. In fact, many Wright supporters and BSV proponents wholeheartedly believe Wright will “gain complete ownership of the trust,” and to a few of these individuals, the funds could be used to bring the...
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Tether Announces Support for McCormack against Craig Wright Libel Suit

Tether has announced that it will fully support Peter McCormack in defending a libel suit brought by self-proclaimed Satoshi, Craig Wright. By pretty much any standard, Craig Wright easily became the most controversial person in crypto over the years. For a long time now, Wright has been at the center of a suit brought against...
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SEC’s vs. Ripple Next Chapter Begins Today

Now it may seem that the battle on “whether XRP is a security” will never end for Ripple. Today the next chapter of a long-running and closely watched lawsuit against Ripple will happen. The plaintiff, Bradley Sostack, has time until the end of this Monday to file a response to the startup’s September 20 motion...
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Craig Wright Sets Kleiman Case Back as He Declares He Can’t Pay Settlement

The Kleiman vs Wright case that has dragged for a while has now taken another step back as Wright has said he is unable to finance the settlement. One of the most popular court cases in the crypto industry is the one between the Kleiman estate and Bitcoin SV founder, Craig Wright. The case, however,...
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Craig Wright and Ira Kleiman Enter Settlement Discussions

Craig Wright and Ira Kleiman have entered settlement discussions, with both parties requesting a 30-day extension of all case deadlines to facilitate negotiations. According to a joint motion filed on Sept. 17, the parties have reached a “non-binding agreement in principle” to settle the case, with both parties agree that reaching a binding settlement is...
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Craig Wright to Challenge Judge’s Ruling in the Billion-Dollar Lawsuit

Craig Wright is looking to challenge Judge Reinhart’s decision and has asked the court for an extension of time in order to dispute the August 27 ruling. Wright was recently instructed to distribute 50% of his BTC holdings allegedly mined before 2014 and intellectual property (IP) to the Kleiman estate. Wright’s legal counsel based in...
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Craig Wright Set to Question Verdict Against Him in $10 Billion Lawsuit

Craig Wright asked for 14-days deadline extension on the ruling judge Bruce Reinhart gave by ordering Wright to surrender more than $4 billion worth of cryptocurrency in favor of Kleiman’s estate. Right after last week, we thought (better say hoped) that “Craig Wright is (not) Satoshi Nakamoto” saga is over – he (again) proved us...
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Judge Rules Against Craig Wright, Criticizes Credibility in Court Decision

Notorious Bitcoin SV enthusiast Craig Wright has reportedly lost his legal battle against Ira Kleiman, the brother of Wright’s deceased business partner David Kleiman. As part of the reported ruling, Wright has been ordered to pay David Kleiman’s estate 50 percent of the bitcoin that he says he mined with Kleiman prior to the start...
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Three Days Opening for a New Satoshi in Town

In addition to his real-life identity, Satoshi Nakamoto will use “My Reveal” to divulge such facts as his country of origin, education, professional background, and why he has yet to move any of his 980,000 Bitcoins. Believe it or not, there’s a new Satoshi in town. No, no, you’ve read it right. It seems Craig...
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Court: Craig Wright’s Motion for Judgment in Kleiman v. Wright is “Non-Credible”

A Florida federal judge has denied self-proclaimed Bitcoin inventor Craig Wright’s motion to dismiss a lawsuit concerning the alleged theft of a huge amount in Bitcoins from a former business partner, Dave Kleiman. According to a court filing from August 15, Florida judge denied a request made by Craig Wright to scamper a lawsuit filed...
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