June 17, 2021

SEC vs. Ripple: New Possible Settlement Timeframe, and Where to FOCUS

TRANSCRIPTION OF VIDEO: My dad is such a good sport for doing that.  I love you Dad. Happy father’s Day. So, I know that it feels like this SEC v. Ripple case is taking forever especially since the Judge just extended discovery out 60 more day.  But don’t worry – it won’t last until 2050.  Today I am going to bring you up to date on what is going on in the case, what to FOCUS on and pay attention to, and then my new settlement or final judgment timeline estimate. First, remember that in any litigation there will be […]
June 13, 2021

Top Five Cryptos Analyzed: Security or Not Security?

TRANSCRIPTION OF VIDEO Hello this is attorney Jeremy Hogan and welcome to Legal Briefs – it’s the weekend and there’s nothing I like to do more on the weekend than get a little wild and crazy, cut loose a bit, go a  little crazy, and so I am  going to analyze the top five crypto currencies out there and apply the law found in the Howey test to each of the five  top crypto projects out there by value and give each a danger rating as far as securities violations. Wild and crazy. Weekend. Ok, the truth is that I’ll […]
June 4, 2021

SEC vs. Ripple: Attorney Hogan Discusses what a SETTLEMENT Would Look Like and the Effect on XRP!

TRANSCRIPTION FROM VIDEO: Hello and welcome to Legal Briefs – all crypto all XRP all the time apparently. This is attorney JeremyHogan and today we are going to talk about settlement of the SEC v. Ripple lawsuit because everyone istalking about settlement (usually followed by a strange reference to a lunar landing or Italian sports car)but…what would that look like and what would that mean to Ripple and to XRP? Stick around – all yourquestions will be answered. As you may know, the whole lawsuit revolves around whether XRP is a security and the seminal case inthe United States is […]
May 28, 2021

SEC vs. Ripple: It’s All About the Fair Notice Defense

TRANSCRIPTION FROM VIDEO: Hello Happy Memorial Day weekend and welcome to Legal Briefs – this is the XRP edition and I am Jeremy Hogan. I have one purpose in today’s video and that is to help you understand Ripple’s Fair Notice defense and why it’s so important – not just to this case but to the whole crypto industry. I’m thinking about it because the SEC just filed it’s final brief on its Motion to Strike the Fair Notice defense and I will tell you what that’s about and what I think is going to happen. Now, the Fair Notice […]
May 21, 2021

SEC vs. Ripple: Big Win?

TRANSCRIPTION FROM VIDEO: Happy Friday and welcome to Legal Briefs Crypto Crash Edition – this is attorney Jeremy Hogan and boy was this a rough week in the Crypto World but guess what – it’s Friday and we made it. This week saw Bitcoin, Ethereum, EVERYTHING tanked and in the SEC v. Ripple lawsuit we had a -for me – disappointing ruling on the Memorandum of Understanding issue, we’ll talk about that and then of course there was the hearing today which is very important to Ripple’s Fair Notice defense and the bright spot of my week. But first briefly […]
May 20, 2021

Space Junk Crashes On Your Home: Who’s Liable?

TRANSCRIPTION FROM VIDEO: Did you know that more than 128 million pieces of space junk are just orbiting around the Earth. And an average of one piece a DAY falls to earth!  And we’re not talking about a screw here or a rubber hose there. In 2002, a 6 year old boy from China suffered a fractured toe and head injuries after a satellite block crashed back to earth. Just this year a vessel crashed on a farm in Washington making a 4 inch dent into the ground. Puts a different spin to Chicken Little’s “The Sky Is Falling” doesn’t it? So what […]
May 14, 2021

SEC vs. Ripple: Predictions!

TRANSCRIPTION OF VIDEO: Hello and welcome back to Legal Briefs – crypto XRP edition. This is attorney Jeremy Hogan and I have been busy this last 2 weeks – we had a case set for trial that settled almost literally at the courthouse steps and then my case that settled at 7:30  last night at mediation. I can’t tell you what we settled for last night but…my client is very happy. In any case, it got me thinking about the SEC v. Ripple case, Yes, the lawyers argue over everything and yes it can seem that the case will NEVER […]
May 2, 2021

Are Blue Laws Unconstitutional?

TRANSCRIPTION OF VIDEO: Hello, Attorney Thien-Vu Hogan here. Did you know that some U.S. Counties and other countries around the world BAN the sale of alcohol and other activities on Sundays? Those laws are known as Blue Laws and the ORIGIN of Blue laws stem from religions observing SUNDAY as a day of rest and worship. If you think that Blue Laws violate the separation of church and state in the 1st Amendment of the U.S. Constitution, you are not alone as there have been many lawsuits against these laws over the years. The Supreme Court in the case of […]
April 30, 2021

SEC vs. Ripple: Discovery Battle

TRANSCRIPTION OF VIDEO: Hello and welcome to Legal Briefs – SEC v. Ripple edition. I am just home from work and I’ve been waiting to talk about the Discovery hearing from this morning for 6 hours and I can’t hold back no more. The hearing was in regard to the SEC use of formal requests to foreign regulators to get documents from Ripple’s business partners and … I still happen to have my secretly placed video camera in the actual courtroom so before I give you my opinion let’s roll the video of the hearing. That would make more sense […]
April 29, 2021

Lawyer Explains: Can The Police Search My Car?

TRANSCRIPTION OF VIDEO: Hello this is attorney Jeremy Hogan and welcome to Legal Briefs. Today is very important because we are going to talk about illegal search and seizure by the Po-po and specifically while you are driving – when you are pulled over can the police search your glove compartment – that type of thing. But you are in for a special treat because I want to use my friend Jay-Z’s situation from his song 99 Problems to teach you about this issue so let me just shoot him a text and make sure we’re all good before we […]