27 Oct '14, 6pm

Plaintiff’s Law Firm Steps Up Actions Against Bitcoin-Related Companies: Crypto Currency Exchange... | by @manatt

According to a complaint filed in a Florida court , a Cryptsy account holder is claiming that Project Investors, Inc. (dba Cryptsy) and its founder and CEO should be held liable for Bitcoin allegedly stolen from his Cryptsy account. The account holder claims that the approximately 140 Bitcoin he had in his Cryptsy account in December 2013 “was mysteriously drained” over an 18-minute period on January 26, 2014 through a series of unauthorized trades. The account holder alleges that he reported the theft to Cryptsy the next day but Cryptsy did nothing to recover or restore his Bitcoin. He also claims that Cryptsy was aware of a breach of its security protocol on or before December 2013 and that it was that breach which allowed the theft of his Bitcoin to occur. The account holder has asserted several claims under Florida statutory and common law against Cryptsy and its found...

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