July 15, 2021

SEC vs. Ripple: Director Hinman – Where Are You?

TRANSCRIPTION OF VIDEO: Good evening and welcome to this SEC v. Ripple  edition of Legal Briefs. This is attorney Jeremy Hogan and today was the hearing with Judge Netburn as to whether former SEC Director Hinman could be deposed and… yes, that song means that the Motion to Quash the deposition was denied so Mr. Hinman will be deposed – you bad boy. And today we are going to go through the hearing and explained what happened, why it happened, and what it means for the SEC v. Ripple case – some super interesting things in the hearing and one […]
July 14, 2021

Naked Short Selling, How to Moon, and Case Study!

TRANSCRIPTION FROM VIDEO: Hello and welcome to Legal “No” Briefs – I am attorney Jeremy Hogan and we will call this the Naked and Short edition of Legal Briefs, not because I am naked or short but because we are talking about what Naked Short selling of a stock is and more importantly, how you – yes you – can turn the tables on the hedge funds that ARE naked and short, and Moon! I love that graphic – so old school. Tomorrow I will be present at the SEC vs. Ripple hearing but today we are go going to […]
July 6, 2021


TRANSCRIPTION OF VIDEO: Hello and welcome to Legal Briefs crypto currency edition and everything else cool. I am attorney Jeremy Hogan – your humble guide today to the dangers that lurk in your cypto currency from the local friendly United States Securities exchange commission.and we will be Analyzing  Cardano, Doge, XRP – that’s an easy one – PolkDot and finally … Uniswap in Part II of the Crypto Legal Briefs Danger Ratings. In putting this together for you, I realized that The test in the U.S. for whether something is a security is so outdated and difficult to apply to […]
June 25, 2021

SEC vs. Ripple: The Search for Hinman

TRANSCRIPTION OF VIDEO: Hello and welcome to Legal Briefs – this is attorney Jeremy Hogan and this is the XRP only  edition because there was some Juicy Juicy stuff filed in the SEC v. Ripple case yesterday. And if you don’t know, soon you will know. SO, in our ongoing saga, we now know that Ripple had scheduled and subpoenaed Former SEC Director William Hinman to be deposed in the case and the SEC yesterday filed a Motion with the Court to Stop that from happening. Juicy stuff since Director Hinman publicly stated that Ethereum was not a security back […]
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 […]