Kanye West Declares Victory Over Coinye Digital Currency. As Usual, He’s Wrong.
With his usual bravado, West declared victory Friday over digital currency Coinye for using his likeness and name without permission. West's claim came after his attorneys filed for a summary judgement in NYC since most of the defendants – many of them 'John Does' – failed to answer his complaint.
But, it's not over yet…
And then there are the clone sites already cropping up like CoinyeTheCoin.com "The New Official Coinye Site aka The (most) Official Coinye Site Out There!". The site's creators go on to declare, "You heard Coinye is dead? Unfriend whoever told you that crap!"