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Self-described Bitcoin creator to pay $100 mn over intellectual property rights breach

Self-described Bitcoin creator to pay $100 mn over intellectual property rights breach

Australian computer scientist Craig Wright, who claims he invented Bitcoin, has been ordered to pay $100 million in damages by a US jury over claims he cheated a deceased friend over intellectual property for the cryptocurrency. The brother of Dave Kleiman, the late computer security expert, alleged Kleiman worked with Wright to create and mine Bitcoin in its early years. .

technology 2021-12-07 Inshorts