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Facebook Fails In Bid To Sanction ConnectU

Law360 (November 30, 2007, 12:00 AM EST) -- A federal judge has shot down Facebook Inc.’s bid to impose sanctions against ConnectU LLC after finding that Facebook had failed to show that its rival social networking site made any materially false discovery responses or representations.

In an order handed down Friday in the U.S. District Court for the Northern District of California, Magistrate Judge Richard Seeborg denied Facebook’s motion for sanctions, stating that although the motion was based on a number of different allegedly wrongful acts, all of the claimed misconduct related to apparent...
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Case Information

Case Title

The Facebook, Inc. v. Connectu, Inc et al

Case Number



California Northern

Nature of Suit

Other Statutory Actions


James Ware

Date Filed

March 9, 2007

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