Facebook Says Forged Docs Merit Contract Breach Dismissal

Law360, New York (March 26, 2012, 4:34 PM EDT) -- Facebook Inc. on Monday alleged a former business partner of Mark Zuckerberg forged documents to support his lawsuit accusing Facebook and its founder of breaking a contract handing over a stake in the social media site, asking that the “scam artist's” complaint be tossed.

The social media giant asked a New York federal court to dismiss Paul Ceglia's suit accusing Facebook and Zuckerberg of violating the terms of a 2003 agreement in which Zuckerberg gave half of his then-fledgling website to Ceglia in exchange for financing,...
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Case Title

Ceglia v. Zuckerberg et al


Case Number

1:10-cv-00569

Court

New York Western

Nature of Suit

Contract: Other

Judge

Richard J. Arcara

Date Filed

July 9, 2010

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