SECURITIES AND EXCHANGE COMMISSION
WASHINGTON, D.C. 20549
UNDER THE SECURITIES EXCHANGE ACT OF 1934
(AMENDMENT NO. 2)
MARATHON PATENT GROUP, INC.
(Name of Issuer)
COMMON STOCK, PAR VALUE $0.0001
(Title of Class of Securities)
March 29, 2019
(DATE OF EVENT WHICH REQUIRES FILING OF THIS STATEMENT)
Check the appropriate box to designate the rule pursuant to which this Schedule is filed: ☒ Rule 13d-1(c)
*The remainder of this cover page shall be filled out for a reporting person’s initial filing on this form with respect to the subject class of securities, and for any subsequent amendment containing information which would alter the
disclosures provided in a prior cover page.
The information required in the remainder of this cover page shall not be deemed to be “filed” for the purpose of Section 18 of the Securities Exchange Act of 1934 (“Act”) or otherwise subject to the liabilities of that section of the Act but shall be subject to all other provisions of the Act (however, see the Notes).
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1. NAMES OF REPORTING PERSON
S.S. OR I.R.S. IDENTIFICATION NO. OF ABOVE PERSON
Global Bit Ventures Inc.
2. CHECK THE APPROPRIATE BOX IF A MEMBER OF A GROUP:
3. SEC USE ONLY
4. CITIZENSHIP OR PLACE OF ORGANIZATION
5. SOLE VOTING POWER, NUMBER OF SHARES BENEFICIALLY OWNED BY EACH REPORTING PERSON – 1,112,326 Shares *
6. SHARED VOTING POWER - None
7. SOLE DISPOSITIVE POWER – 1,112,326 Shares *
8. SHARED DISPOSITIVE POWER – None
9. AGGREGATE AMOUNT BENEFICIALLY OWNED BY EACH REPORTING PERSON – 1,112,326 Shares *
10. CHECK BOX IF THE AGGREGATE AMOUNT IN ROW (9) EXCLUDES CERTAIN SHARES ☐
11. PERCENT OF CLASS REPRESENTED BY AMOUNT IN ROW 9
12. TYPE OF REPORTING PERSON
|*||Based on 25,519,940 shares outstanding as of March 25, 2019 as reported on Form 10-K filed on March 25, 2019.|
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ITEM 1 (a) NAME OF ISSUER: Marathon Patent Group, Inc.
ITEM 1 (b) ADDRESS OF ISSUER’S PRINCIPAL EXECUTIVE OFFICES:
1180 North Town Center Drive, Suite 100, Las Vegas, NV 89144
ITEM 2 (a) NAME OF PERSON FILING: Global Bit Ventures Inc.
ITEM 2 (b) ADDRESS OF PRINCIPAL BUSINESS OFFICE OR, IF NONE, RESIDENCE:
9466 Georgia Ave. #101, Silver Spring, MD, 20901
ITEM 2 (c) CITIZENSHIP: Nevada
ITEM 2 (d) TITLE OF CLASS OF SECURITIES: Common Stock, par value $0.0001
ITEM 2 (e) CUSIP NUMBER: 56585W302
ITEM 3 IF THIS STATEMENT IS FILED PURSUANT TO RULE 13D-1(B) OR 13D-2(B): Not applicable
ITEM 4 OWNERSHIP
(a) AMOUNT BENEFICIALLY OWNED: 1,112,326 Shares *
(b) PERCENT OF CLASS: 4.36% *
(c) NUMBER OF SHARES AS TO WHICH SUCH PERSON HAS:
(i) SOLE POWER TO VOTE OR DIRECT THE VOTE
1,112,326 Shares *
(ii) SHARED POWER TO VOTE OR DIRECT THE VOTE
(iii) SOLE POWER TO DISPOSE OR TO DIRECT THE DISPOSITION OF
1,112,326 Shares *
(iv) SHARED POWER TO DISPOSE OR TO DIRECT THE DISPOSITION OF
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ITEM 5 OWNERSHIP OF FIVE PERCENT OR LESS OF A CLASS
Global Bit Ventures, Inc.’s ownership is under 5%.
ITEM 6 OWNERSHIP OF MORE THAN FIVE PERCENT ON BEHALF OF ANOTHER PERSON
ITEM 7 IDENTIFICATION AND CLASSIFICATION OF THE SUBSIDIARY WHICH ACQUIRED THE SECURITY BEING REPORTED ON BY THE PARENT HOLDING COMPANY
ITEM 8 IDENTIFICATION AND CLASSIFICATION OF MEMBERS OF A GROUP
ITEM 9 NOTICE OF DISSOLUTION OF GROUP
After reasonable inquiry and to the best of my knowledge and belief, I certify that the information set forth in this statement is true, complete and correct.
|April 1, 2019|
|/s/ Charles Allen|
|Charles Allen, Chief Executive Officer|