Does Dorian Satoshi Nakamoto have a case against Newsweek? – Jeffrey J. Pyle Quoted in PCWorld

March 19, 2014

Dorian Satoshi Nakamoto, who Newsweek claimed was “the” Satoshi Nakamoto credited with the creation of Bitcoin, hinted at a possible lawsuit against Newsweek.

Prince Lobel Tye LLP Media and First Amendment Law Practice Group partner Jeff Pyle believes that “If Nakamoto planned to sue, it would probably be under a claim that he was depicted in a ‘false light’ because “It essentially requires the person to prove not only that the reporter engaged in shoddy journalism, but also that the reporter harbored subjective doubts about the accuracy of what was being published.”

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