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Coinbase UK Settles Lawsuit With Victim of Email Phishing Attack

“The United Kingdom arm of cryptocurrency exchange Coinbase settled a two-month legal battle with a man who lost 80 Bitcoins (BTC) in an email phishing attack” writes Joeri Cant for cointelegraph.com. Attorneys for Roberston said that the case could help victims of fraud reclaim stolen cryptocurrency by classifying it as a specific asset or sum of money.On Sept. 10, legal news site Law360 reported that Coinbase U.K. had reached an undisclosed settlement with Liam Robertson to exit a London-launched litigation after hackers stole 80 BTC (worth close to $815,744) in the attack.The taskforce said that the uncertain legal status of cryptocurrency in Britain is a major deterrent for potential investors.
 
Source: cointelegraph.com



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