California Federal Judge Allows UCL, Fraud Claims To Continue In Bitcoin Suit
Mealey's (August 17, 2015, 1:20 PM EDT) -- SAN JOSE, Calif. — A state unfair competition law (UCL) claim and portions of a fraud claim will continue against defendants accused of breach of contract for failing to deliver computers or refund the bitcoin used to pay for the merchandise, a federal judge in California ruled Aug. 14 (Pete Morici v. HashFast Technologies, et al., No. 14-87, N.D. Calif.; 2015 U.S. Dist. LEXIS 107449).
(Opinion available. Document #58-150819-053Z.)
In August 2013, Pete Morici placed an order with HashFast Technologies for two “Baby Jet”...