Skip to comments.Mt. Gox Files for Chapter 15 US Bankruptcy Protection
Posted on 03/10/2014 1:29:55 PM PDT by Errant
Troubled Japan-based bitcoin exchange Mt. Gox has filed for Chapter 15 bankruptcy protection, an ancillary form of bankruptcy that will complement its primary Tokyo District Court claim issued on 28th February.
US Chapter 15 bankruptcy provides specific protections in cases of cross-border insolvency, and is based on UN model law. Both Japan and the US have adopted Chapter 15 bankruptcy in an effort to better protect the interests of shareholders and maximize the value of debtor assets in cross-border bankruptcies.
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Mt Gox turned out to be an empty box.
Good riddance too.
They were tough to deal with when they were not bankrupt.
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