The SEC filed suit in 2022 alleging the blockchain-based file-sharing network had violated federal securities laws with the sale of its native LBRY credits (LBC), which the firm maintained were not securities. A New Hampshire judge ruled in favor of the SEC in November and the final ruling was filed on July 11. Following the ruling, LBRY said it would shut down.
- Crypto Firm LBRY to Challenge Ruling It Violated U.S. Securities Law
Written by Bankerage Published on September 8, 2023