Discovery To Continue During DQ Bid In Facebook Battle

Law360, New York (June 21, 2012, 3:15 PM EDT) -- The New York federal court overseeing a lawsuit by a man who says a contract entitles him to a 50 percent stake in Facebook Inc. rejected the plaintiff's request Wednesday to stay discovery pending a ruling on his motion to disqualify Facebook's counsel.

Plaintiff Paul Ceglia filed a bid June 16 to disqualify Gibson Dunn & Crutcher LLP and two other firms from representing defendants Facebook and Mark Zuckerberg. That motion had asked the court to stay discovery while awaiting the ruling. Ceglia also filed a...
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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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