Ceglia Atty Can't Exit Facebook Ownership Row, Judge Says

Law360, New York (March 21, 2013, 1:46 PM EDT) -- The attorney for now-indicted Paul Ceglia, who is suing Mark Zuckerberg for a 50 percent stake in Facebook Inc., lost a bid to withdraw from the suit Wednesday, after a New York magistrate judge ruled that a quick end to the “highly unusual” case required his participation.

U.S. Magistrate Judge Leslie G. Foschio said that Dean Boland, an attorney for plaintiff Paul Ceglia, had extensive knowledge of forensic evidence in the case concerning the disputed authenticity of a contract that Ceglia claims promised him a stake...
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