Skype Founders Try To Stall Sale Of Ebay Stake

Law360, New York (October 14, 2009, 6:58 PM EDT) -- Two companies owned by the founders of Internet calling service Skype Ltd. are calling for an injunction to prevent Index Ventures and one of its partners from further participating in eBay Inc.'s sale of 65 percent of the Internet telephony company to a group of private investors, arguing that the alleged misappropriation of their confidential information is causing them irreparable harm.

In a filing Wednesday in the U.S. District Court for the District of Delaware, Joost Inc. and Joltid Unlimited, both owned by Skype founders Niklas...
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