Segregated Witness and the possibility of patent infringement

by Jamie Redman

“During the late evening of June 1, received an email from an anonymous source who has been researching possible patent infringements associated with the Segregated Witness (Segwit) protocol. According to the researcher, Segwit may be at risk violating two specific patents filed with the U.S. Patent and Trademark Office (USPTO).” (06/02/17)