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Bitcoin Cash (BCH) attorney Roger Ver is suing a division of crypto lending company Genesis for $20.8 million in unregulated crypto options.

GGC International, part of the bankrupt crypto lender, filed a lawsuit against Ver in New York State Supreme Court on January 23, alleging that the BCH backer failed to settle crypto options trades that expired on December 30.

A total of 20 days were given to respond to the subpoena. If the BCH lawyer does not respond within that time, he will be liable to pay the total amount in default. At the time of writing, BCH’s proponent has yet to respond to the case.

An excerpt from the case against Roger Ver. Source: New York Supreme Court

The Genesis website states that GGC International is a company based in the British Virgin Islands. The company is owned by Genesis Bermuda Holdco Limited, under Genesis Global Holdco, which is included in the bankruptcy case.

Roger Ver had not responded to Cointelegraph’s request for comment at the time of writing.

Vere also made headlines last year over allegations of default. CoinFLEX CEO Mark Lamb claimed Ver owed the company $47 million in USDC and was bound by a written contract. On June 28, Ver also denied these claims, without directly naming the company.

Related to: Genesis bankruptcy case set for first court hearing

On January 20, the crypto-lender filed for Chapter 11 bankruptcy in the Southern District of New York. The company began a court-supervised reorganization to move the business forward. The process will be led by a special committee whose aim is to ensure an outcome that is optimal for both Genesis customers and Gemini Earn users.

Meanwhile, Genesis’ creditors are setting their sights on Digital Currency Group (DCG), Genesis Global’s parent company. On Jan. 24, Genesis’ creditors filed a securities class-action lawsuit against DCG and its founder and CEO, Barry Silbert. Creditors argued the company violated federal securities laws by offering unregistered securities.