Coinye (@CoinyeCoins) December 31, 2013 "We'd love if Kanye named dropped Coinye," the founders said in an interview with Vice earlier this month. "I think he's gonna love that there's a CURRENCY named in his honor. We don't want to pay him off to name check us, but it'd be sick if he does so." However, the founders also said that they preferred to stay anonymous "in case kanye gets p ed off." Well, PO'd he got. A few days after their interview with Vice, Coinye's founders were served with a cease and desist letter dated January 6 from Yeezy's camp deeming the currency a form of trademark infringement that takes away from Kanye's reputation. His lawyer, Brad Rose, wrote: "Given Mr. West's wide-ranging entrepreneurial accomplishments, consumers are likely to mistakenly believe that Mr. <br>Source: http://www.mtv.com/news/articles/1720462/kanye-west-coinye-lawsuit.jhtml
Kanye West Sues ?COINYE? Internet Currency Company? Is Accused of Assaulting Man
An 18-year-old man allegedly tried to help Kardashian get in the building, as he started screaming racial slurs at paparazzi. Kardashian then told him his languagewas not appropriate. Reportedly, he then screamed at Kardashian calling her an****r lover, stupid slut. This is when allegedlyKardashian called West, who was nearby, to inform him about the incident. Sources say West and Kardashian rushed into the waiting room of chiropractor Richard Hill and found the hecklersitting there. Witnesses say West punched the guy as Kardashian screamed, We have it all on tape. The massage therapist rushed into the waiting room and pushed West off the young man and ordered him out of my company the office. West got out of the building and Kardashianwent to another office for a meeting. Law enforcement sources told TMZ thatWest is officially a suspect in a battery investigation and they want to interview him. TMZ also reported that the matter will be referred to the L.A. County district attorney for possible prosecution. <br>Source: http://atlantablackstar.com/2014/01/15/kanye-west-sues-coinye-internet-currency-company-assaults-18-yr-old-called-kim-k-nr-lover/
on Monday at an office on exclusive Wilshire Boulevard. The rapper had left the premises by the time officers arrived. Police said Tuesday they weren't releasing further details and Blair Berk, an attorney representing West in another case, declined comment. West was charged last year with misdemeanor battery and attempted grand theft after a fight with a photographer at Los Angeles International Airport. He's pleaded not guilty in the case. <br>Source: http://abcnews.go.com/Entertainment/wireStory/police-investigate-kanye-west-battery-21532272
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With each day that passes, Mr. Wests reputation is irreparably harmed, the suit states. Consumers are likely to mistakenly believe that Mr. West is the source of these digital coins. While the coins founders were prepared for Kanye to fight back against the currency, they apparently held out hope that he would love coins with his name on them. Wed love if Kanye name dropped Coinye, the founders said during an interview earlier this year with Vice magazine . I think hes gonna love that theres a CURRENCY named in his honor. <br>Source: http://www.ajc.com/feed/entertainment/kanye-west-puts-an-end-to-digital-currency-coinye/fWwHp/