Solomon comes out swinging in opposing SEC request to file a reply brief in the Ripple case

According to the latest update from the lawyer who closely follows the lawsuit between Ripple and the Securities and Exchange Commission (SEC), James K. Filan, the Court has granted the Ripple Defendants’ request for an extension of time to respond to the SEC’s claim that the Hinman documents are protected by the attorney-client privilege. The response is due by May 13, 2022.

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“The SEC requests permission to file a reply brief to the Ripple Defendants’ May 13, 2022 response regarding the SEC’s attorney-client privilege claims in connection with the Hinman documents. Ripple defendants object to the SEC’s request”, he stated.


The SEC now claims .that the last year of the briefing, oral argument, the Court’s decisions, and their motion for reconsideration were all an academic exercise because it turns out that the documents (every single one of them).

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