Marathon Patent Group, Inc.
1180 North Town Centre Drive, Suite 100
Las Vegas, NV 89144
July 15, 2019
U.S. Securities and Exchange Commission
Division of Corporation Finance
100 F Street N.E.
Washington, D.C. 20549
|Attention:||Edwin Kim, Esq.|
|Re:||Marathon Patent Group, Inc.|
|Registration Statement on Form S-3|
|File No. 333-231915|
|REQUEST FOR ACCELERATION OF EFFECTIVENESS|
Pursuant to Rule 461 promulgated under the Securities Act of 1933, as amended, Marathon Patent Group, Inc. (the “Registrant”) hereby respectfully requests acceleration of the effective date of its Registration Statement on Form S-1 (File No. 333-231915), as amended (the “Registration Statement”), so that it may become effective at 5:00 p.m. Eastern Time on July 17, 2019, or as soon as practicable thereafter.
The Registrant hereby authorizes Jolie Kahn, Esq., to orally modify or withdraw this request for acceleration.
We respectfully request that we be notified of such effectiveness by a telephone call to Ms. Kahn at (516) 217-6379.
|Very truly yours,|
|MARATHON PATENT GROUP, INC.|
|/s/ Merrick Okamoto|
|Chief Executive Officer|