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RSHC Secures Dismissal of All Claims Against Bitcoin Exchange Founder

RSHC’s Yakov Wiegmann, Amory Minot, and Matthew Lee have secured the final dismissal of conversion, breach of contract, and fraud claims against cryptocurrency pioneer Jered Kenna.  Mr. Kenna was the founder of Tradehill, one of the earliest bitcoin exchanges.  Judge Haywood S. Gilliam, Jr. of the Northern District of California ruled that the four plaintiffs’ complaints were doomed for failure to pierce Tradehill’s corporate veil.  Earlier, the Court ruled that the unstable value of bitcoin – like fluctuation in the value of any currency – does not toll the applicable statutes of limitation. 

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