• Shaquille O’Neal has been served with legal papers regarding a class-action lawsuit against public figures who promoted now-defunct crypto exchange FTX.
• Lawyers from the Moskowitz Law Firm had been attempting to serve O’Neal for months, but he had been evading being served consistently.
• The law firm was finally able to serve him the papers at his residence on Monday following more standard means.
Lawsuit Against FTX Promoters Finally Reaches Shaquille O’Neal
Celebrity athlete Shaquille O’Neal has finally been served with a copy of the class-action lawsuit against public figures who promoted the now-defunct crypto exchange FTX. Lawyers representing the group of FTX investors who have filed a class-action lawsuit against celebrities who endorsed the now-bankrupt FTX crypto platform had been attempting to serve O’Neal for months; however, he had been evading being served consistently.
Lawyers Resorting To Social Media To Serve Shaq
The team of lawyers, belonging to the Moskowitz Law Firm, even had to resort to submitting a filing, requesting permission to serve him via social media. The request was, however, denied and they attempted to reach out to O’Neal on Twitter by tweeting at him from outside the NBA on TNT studios on Thursday where he was covering a playoff game.
Successful Service After A Three Month Long Chase
The law firm was finally able to successfully serve him his copy of the lawsuit at his residence earlier this week following more standard means. The other celebrities named in the suit have already accepted their documents for defense in this matter and it has taken three months for Shaq’s service due to consistent evasion by him.
No Comments From O’neal Yet
Neither O’Neal nor his representatives have commented on this recent development yet. However, he had addressed the matter back in December during an interview with CNBC, where he claimed that he was not involved with any fraudulent activities regarding FTX or any other crypto platform and that these accusations were baseless and without merit.
FTX Case Continues To Heat Up
It seems like this case is heating up as all parties involved are being held accountable for their actions related to promoting fraud and illegal activities within cryptocurrency space as per terms laid down by FTC as well as other regulatory bodies across different countries around world. It will be interesting how this case develops further and whether or not all accused parties will be brought justice according their respective violations committed in relation with regard promotion of defunct cryptocurrency exchange platform called FTX which resulted massive financial loss investors around world due its bankruptcy proceedings initiated earlier year 2021 due fraudulent practices adopted by its management team under cover dark web operations conducted parallel various legitimate functions carried out within scope business operations during its operational tenure few years prior its collapse 2021 spring season!