According to the lawsuit, filed in the Superior Court of the
State of California, crooks have been posting videos on the
platform claiming that Wozniak is hosting a bitcoin promotion.
They convince users that if they send bitcoin to a provided
address, “Wozniak” will return double the amount.
“YouTube has featured a steady stream of scam videos and
promotions that falsely use images and videos of Plaintiff Steve
Wozniak, and other famous tech entrepreneurs, and that have
defrauded YouTube users out of millions of dollars,” the
They won’t stop these scams, but if you upload a video with a copyrighted song they’ll have it down in about a minute. They police what they care about.