The debt filing comes weeks after Robertson announced that Cotten had died - an event she described as "a shock to all of us".
The Canadian cryptocurrency exchange QuadrigaCX owes its customers about $US190 million, or 249 million Canadian dollars, according to CoinDesk.
A common practice among cryptocurrency exchanges is to store customers' coins in cold wallets, which are offline and encrypted and can only be accessed by those who know the password.
Quadriga did not have offices or a bank account of its own; in the court filing, Robertson said, "Gerry ran the business through his laptop, mostly at our home, but also wherever he happened to be".
Jose Mourinho falls over at ice hockey game Jose Mourinho has been filmed doing a promotional work for a Siberian ice hockey team in Balashikha, which is a town near Moscow. Over the weekend he visited posh Knightsbridge restaurant Harry's Dolce Vita to toast his son Jose Mario's 19th birthday.
The founder held "sole responsibility for handling the funds and coins" and no other members of the team could access the stored funds, she added.
Robertson said in her affidavit she has received online threats and "slanderous comments", including questions about the nature of Cotten's death, and whether he is really dead.
Robertson said the exchange's new directors voted to "temporarily pause" the platform on January 26. "Despite repeated and diligent searches, I have not been able to find them written down anywhere".
Ms Robertson said she was not involved in Mr Cotten's business while he was alive and did not know the password or recovery key.
QuadrigaCX took down its website last week and replaced it with a statement saying it had filed for creditor protection "to allow us the opportunity to address the significant financial issues that have affected our ability to serve our customers".
The company is due in court in Nova Scotia on Tuesday for a preliminary hearing on appointing firm Ernst and Young as an independent monitor to oversee the proceedings.
The EU this month imposed its first sanctions on Iran since the nuclear pact, in response to assassination plots on European soil. Washington withdrew from the accord in May and reimposed sanctions against Iran, citing the missile programme among its reasons.
Trump is due to tout his economic successes on Tuesday during the annual State of the Union address to Congress. With the restructuring, GM is expected to save about $6 billion by 2020, according to the Detroit News .
The team aims to reveal the game via a stream, so expect lots of gameplay videos (as well as its official first details). The game's storyline takes place after Star Wars : Revenge of the Sith or after Anakin Skywalker becomes Darth Vader.
WhatsApp users just got a little safer, with a new privacy option that requires biometric identification to log into the app. This mean despite having the lock on, you will still be able to see the messages in the notifications, if turned on.
Microsoft will reveal more at the Game Developers Conference, which starts on Monday, March 18 and continues until March 22. Microsoft has done their best to incorporate cross-platform play into a wide variety of games in the last few years.
But, what one is forgetting is that the short-term perky feeling is the risk factor to the fatal disease, cancer . Both the stomach cancer patients and deaths in China account for approximately 50 percent of the global total.
At the time of writing, the original world_record_egg post (there are now five posts to the account) has over 52 million likes. The egg ended up CRUSHING Kylie's old record of 18 million likes, now sitting at a whopping 52 million likes.
Collapse of nuclear treaty starts arms race
Putin boasted about Russia's work on hypersonic missiles previous year , saying they would strike "like a fireball". Russia's foreign affairs chief, Sergei Lavrov, also that Washington acted in "direct violation" of the 1987 deal.
Kristaps Porzingis, Mark Cuban talk about long-term deal
Later on, in the press conference, Porzingis talked about the possibilities and opportunities that are available with the Mavs. It seems the situation is more complicated than expected, with Porzingis hinting there is more to come in the story.
Cavaliers trade Hood to Trail Blazers
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'Once in a century' floods hit northeast Australia
The authorities were forced to open floodgates late Sunday, unleashing what they called "dangerous and high velocity flows". There has been a silver lining to the deluge, with drought-stricken farmers in western Queensland welcoming the soaking.
What was the best commercial of Super Bowl LIII?
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Maroon 5 surprises with 'Harder to Breathe' open
Post the show, Adam Levine took to Instagram and wrote an emotional post about the opportunity of getting to perform at the SBHTS. General view of the Super Bowl LIII Halftime Show at Mercedes-Benz Stadium on February 3, 2019 in Atlanta.