Wouldn't it be better to crowdfund a suit for a knowingly false claim? Or lobby the powers that be to improve things to remove "knowingly" from the text?
IMO we should do both.
The money's to grease the wheels, to get your argument to the right people, etc.
Fortunately the Ethereum development community has a unified focus right now.
The only thing blockchain folks are doing really reliably is scamming the hell out of people.