Kanye West reveals names behind ‘Coinye’ cryptocurrency

Washington, Mar. 12 (ANI) Kanye West has amended his lawsuit with the names and e-mail addresses of those who have allegedly responsible for the Bitcoin-like cryptocurrency ‘Coinye West’.

West has claimed that the digital money is a violation of West’s publicity rights and trademarks.

The defendants come from the United States, New Zealand, the United Kingdom, Slovakia and China.

The amended lawsuit said defendants have cowardly sought to remain anonymous by using Registry privacy services and other means to shield their identities.

According to Hollywood Reporter, it added that the expedited discovery ordered by the court, however, has allowed Plaintiffs to ascertain the identities of many of the previous Doe Defendants.

The amended lawsuit no longer targets Amazon, but West continues to claim that his reputation is being irreparably harmed, the reported added. (ANI)