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Wednesday 27 May 2015

Bill Koch

McConaughey to star in Billionaire’s Vinegar

Oscar-winner Matthew McConaughey is to star in The Billionaire’s Vinegar, a film based on a book of the same name which details one of the world’s most infamous wine frauds.

Friday, March 27th, 2015 No Comments »

Top 10 famous wine collectors

While many might dream of being the owner of a world class collection of wine, this gang of high-rolling oenophiles made it a reality.

Monday, October 13th, 2014 2 Comments »

Kurniawan sentencing delayed once more

The sentencing of wine fraudster Rudy Kurniawan has been delayed for the third time but he has agreed a settlement with billionaire Bill Koch.

Friday, July 25th, 2014 No Comments »

Acker pays out to billionaire Koch

US auction house Acker Merrall & Condit has paid a “substantial sum” to billionaire wine collector Bill Koch in an out of court settlement.

Thursday, July 17th, 2014 No Comments »

Koch loses US$12m in damages

US billionaire Bill Koch has lost nearly $12 million in damages he had initially won in a lawsuit against a fellow wine collector.

Tuesday, April 1st, 2014 1 Comment »

Koch testifies at Kurniawan trial

On day five of the trial of alleged wine fraudster Rudy Kurniawan, billionaire wine collector Bill Koch took to the witness stand to testify against Kurniawan.

Monday, December 16th, 2013 No Comments »

Koch wins $12m in damages

US billionaire wine collector Bill Koch has been awarded $12m in damages by a Manhattan jury having emerged victorious in a lawsuit over 24 fake bottles of wine.

Monday, April 15th, 2013 No Comments »

Koch wins fake wine lawsuit

US billionaire wine collector Bill Koch has won a legal victory over internet entrepreneur Eric Greenberg in a lawsuit over 24 fake bottles of wine.

Friday, April 12th, 2013 1 Comment »

Kurniawan pleads not guilty, court date set

Alleged wine counterfeiter Rudy Kurniawan has pleaded not guilty in a US court to an indictment charging him with schemes to sell fake wines and defraud a finance company out of £2m.

Thursday, April 11th, 2013 No Comments »

Koch wine fraud case turns personal

The wine fraud case being played out in a New York court room between rival billionaires turned personal this week as a former servant of Eric Greenberg took the stand against his one-time employer.

Wednesday, April 3rd, 2013 No Comments »

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