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RICO

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Kim Kardashian, Floyd Mayweather, Jr. and Paul Pierce are among the defendants being sued for their role in promoting EthereumMax (“EMAX”), a cryptocurrency project centered around the EthereumMax tokens, a blockchain-based digital asset. The Defendants moved to dismiss the lawsuit. In the decision granting the motion, the Court first noted that Private Securities Litigation Reform Act (“PSLRA”) likely barred the claim based on its excluding RICO claims.  To his surprise, however, Defendants did not seek…