Kanye West Issues Cease And Desist Letter Against Digital Currency 'coinye'

In return, the anonymous founders moved up their release date. Danny Yadron has details on digits. WSJ Live 08 Jan 2014 News/USA Lawyers for Kanye West have issued a cease and desist letter against the currency backers. Picture: Screengrab. More: http://www.news.com.au/finance/business/kanye-west-issues-cease-and-desist-letter-against-digital-currency-coinye/story-fn5lic6c-1226797601352





15-Year-Old Kanye West Freestyle Rap Surfaces



Caviar dreams is kind of catering to your vices. Whatever you feel, what motivates you or makes you feel you've elevated your game and you've stepped to the next level, whether it be cars, women, your choice of clothing, where you live, your bankroll. Caviar dreamin.' "Sometimes it can be confused with greed. It's like a constant inner struggle to always want more, never settling, never getting comfortable. More: http://music.yahoo.com/blogs/music-news/kanye-west-posts-freestyling-clip-1998-plug-caviar-182846015.html





Kanye West's Lawyer Tells Coinye Bitcoin Makers To Back Off



By now you may have heard about Coinye West, the bitcoin variation that features a cartoony image of a shades-wearing 'Ye on the front. According to the Wall Street Journal , rather than being honored, West's lawyers have unleashed a cease-and-desist letter against the seven anonymous coders who created the coins last week. In a letter dated January 6, lawyer Brad Rose claims that the coin is a form of trademark infringement that takes away from Kanye's reputation. "Given Mr. More: http://www.mtv.com/news/articles/1720055/kanye-west-coinye-cease-desist-letter.jhtml







Kanyes Lawyers to Coinye West Creators: Knock It Off



A mere five days after we first reported on the Kanye West-inspired cryptocurrency , Mr. West's lawyers have sent Coinye West's creators a cease and desist letter. And why wouldn't they? Coinye West, which doesn't launch until Jan. 11, uses the rapper's likeness and a play on his name as its main means of promotion. More: http://news.yahoo.com/kanye-lawyers-coinye-west-creators-knock-off-124331770.html












Kanye West threatens legal action against Coinye programmers over digital currency



West is the source of your services, Rose wrote in the paperwork. In order to keep the currency available to consumers, the developers changed the name to simply Coinye and shifted their website to a domain name registered in India. We want to release this to the public before the man can try to crush it, one of the coders said on Monday night. Theyll still come after us, but thats OK. The seven developers of the currency have not revealed their names or their location. More: http://www.upi.com/Odd_News/Blog/2014/01/08/Kanye-West-is-attempting-to-put-the-kibosh-on-Coinye-digital-currency/2251389195652/





Kanye West is attempting to put the kibosh on Coinye digital currency



West is the source or your services, lawyer Brad Rose with Pryor Cashman said in the letter obtained by the Wall Street Journal. We are just a few guys who want to take cryptocurrency to the mainstream, the anonymous founders wrote online as they moved their launch date to Tuesday night from later in the month. We would like to make it clear that we are entirely independent of (West), and there should be no confusion as to the intent or origin of this project, they said. The name Coinye is intended solely as parody, not an indication or implication of endorsement or involvement. Cryptocurrency is invisible money released from a network thats preprogrammed with a certain number of coins distributed over time to users who unlock them, often times by solving complex math problems. More: http://www.nydailynews.com/entertainment/gossip/kanye-west-threatens-legal-action-coinye-digital-currency-article-1.1569976