Bankruptcy Judge Orders Mt. Gox CEO To US For Deposition

Law360, Dallas (April 1, 2014, 7:13 PM EDT) -- A Texas bankruptcy judge on Tuesday ordered the CEO of troubled Japanese Bitcoin exchange Mt. Gox to show up in Dallas for a deposition later this month as the company seeks a stay of U.S. litigation related to the exchange's alleged loss of 750,000 of its customers' Bitcoins.

U.S. Bankruptcy Judge Stacey Jernigan said although Mt. Gox CEO Mark Karpeles is a French citizen living in Japan, because he's the majority owner of the company and sought bankruptcy relief in the Northern District of Texas, he...
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MtGox Co., Ltd.


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3:14-bk-31229

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Texas Northern

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March 8, 2014

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