Those who lost money in the Mt. Gox implosion and would like to get some or all of it back have been given an extension to file their claim with the failed exchange’s bankruptcy advocate.
It is unclear what effect making a bankruptcy claim through the online method will have for customers who are seeking to recover funds. For one thing, the agreement on the “online portal” option prohibits users from seeking further legal action if they receive “any funds.”
If I/we choose to receive a distribution in cash by payment into an account at a financial institution, I/we will not make any claim, including any claim for damages, against MTGOX and/or its bankruptcy trustee, even if I/we am/are unable to receive the said cash distribution, or if I/we am/are only able to receive the cash distribution money after deducing various fees, etc. due to any cause including the entering of incorrect information, the type of currency dealt with by the