The organization of the Russian programmer and entrepreneur Pavel Durov Telegram Group filed may 11 of this year an application to the court for a firm from Florida Lantah LLC. The reason for the discontent of a businessman from Russia is a virtual currency Gram.
Information about the conflict spreading to CNN. The idea of culture is copied and passed them off as his own. The founder of Telegram messenger in the past told me how promising to have its own cryptocurrency. This idea was adopted in the United States. Lantah LLC also plans to create a virtual coin Gram. Durov believes that he stole trade mark and is ready to prove it in court. The head of Daniel Jeffrey assures the public, he decided to produce a Gram before heard of the idea of a Russian businessman.
The facts are on the side. The programmer is told about the new cryptocurrency in the end of last year, and Daniel Jeffrey publicly announced the work on a virtual coin in February. Durov plans to build Gram in the payment system of the Telegram, and then to implement it in other social networks.