Craig Wright recognised by US Govt as Satoshi, author of the Bitcoin white paper


A press release has stated that Australian entrepeneur Craig S. Wright has been recognised by the U.S. Copyright Office as the author of the Bitcoin white paper, as well as most of the original code used to build Bitcoin.

Non-profit organisation Coin Center’s Jerry Brito tweeted the following:

It is understood that Wright is planning to assign the copyright registrations to the Bitcoin Association to hold for the benefit of the Bitcoin ecosystem.