September 6, 2021

SEC vs. Ripple: Discovery Hype

TRANSCRIPTION OF VIDEO: Hello and welcome to Legal Briefs. This is attorney Jeremy Hogan and today is Labor day here in the States which I of course celebrate by working. Working for YOU because probably the most important document filed yet in the SEC v. Ripple case was shown to the public last week without too much fanfare because it was filed at midnight right before the end of fact discovery and it is Ripple’s Motion to Compel the SEC to provide better answers to its Interrogatory questions. Now, these discovery motions are kind of the black sheep of the […]
August 19, 2021

SEC vs. Ripple: The Good, The Bad and The Ugly

TRANSCRIPTION OF VIDEO: Hello and welcome to Legal Briefs – this is attorney Jeremy Hogan and today we are talking about the SEC v Ripple case because this is “Hell week” and there was A LOT of stuff filed so far this week but most exciting we got to see some parts of the big Hinman deposition. And in all of the “stuff” that was filed there was some good, some bad, and just some Ugly and we are going to tell you what is what and which is which and then we are going to speculate on the outcomes […]
August 15, 2021

SEC vs. Ripple: Hell Week Begins!

TRANSCRIPTION OF VIDEO: Welcome to Legal Briefs – I’m back. Hello this is attorney Jeremy Hogan back with some important info for the SEC v. Ripple case. I don’t if that opening montage was for me or the price of XRP but … we are both back. Actually, I was really enjoying my garage band but then my favorite Ripple attorney Matt Solomon filed something in the case… Attorney Solomon had to go and file a motion and I got unnaturally excited about it and well… here I am.  I’m a little sad because My band was actually coming along […]
August 1, 2021

SEC vs. Ripple: New Crypto Legislation Could Affect the SEC v. Ripple Lawsuit!

TRANSCRIPTION OF VIDEO: Flashback, Thursday, July 29 AM.  Friday, July 30. Notice of Appearance of a Trial Attorney for the SEC was filed? Jeremy, it’s time to shoot Legal Briefs. She’s buying a Stairway to Heaven. Hello this is attorney Thien-Vu Hogan and welcome to Legal Briefs. It seems something WAS filed in the SEC v. Ripple case last Friday so it does seem likely the Ripple lawsuit WILL be moving forward for now and, while Jeremy is working on other things today WE will be looking at something very exciting and it’s the new U.S. legislation defining a digital […]
July 29, 2021

SEC vs. Ripple: There’s Something Happening Here

TRANSCRIPTION FROM VIDEO:  Hello and welcome to Legal Briefs. This is the  XRP connect the dots edition and I’m not quite sure how I’m going to approach this video but allow me to start with this.. watch it all please – to get you in the mood. Now that you’re hopefully in the mood – make yourself comfortable and I will take you to places you have never been before. I for one can’t wait. Welcome back and and first I have to give you our prophylactic disclaimer: Don’t take anything I say as legal and certainly today not as […]
July 19, 2021

SEC vs. Ripple: Fair Notice for the Win!

TRANSCRIPTION OF VIDEO: Hello and welcome to Legal Briefs, this is Attorney Jeremy Hogan and boy did the SEV v. Ripple plot turn these last couple days. The saying is that “the Wheels of Justice turn slowly, but grind exceedingly fine” and the Ripple case is sure starting to grind out some nice flour for the defense of this case. Bread anyone? Welcome back and today the individual defendants Garlinghouse and Larsen filed a letter from SEC Commissioners Pierce and Roisman in connection with the settlement of a COMPLETELY different case in which letter the Commissioners opined on the state […]
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 […]
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 […]