Facebook Strikes Back At NY Man Seeking Half Ownership

Law360, New York (May 26, 2011, 7:36 PM EDT) -- Facebook Inc. and its founder Mark Zuckerberg on Thursday ripped apart the character of Paul Ceglia, a New York resident who claims he signed a financing agreement that entitled him to half of the social networking giant’s earnings.

In an answer to Ceglia's amended complaint, Facebook and Zuckerberg said the suit was a “brazen and outrageous” fraud on the court, and that the plaintiff was an “inveterate scam artist whose misconduct extends across decades and borders.”

“His latest and most far-reaching fraud is the amended complaint...
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Case Information

Case Title

Ceglia v. Zuckerberg et al

Case Number



New York Western

Nature of Suit

Contract: Other


Richard J. Arcara

Date Filed

July 9, 2010

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