TITLE

Court Rejects ConnectU in Facebook Fight

AUTHOR(S)
Martin, Scott
PUB. DATE
June 2008
SOURCE
Red Herring;6/27/2008, p2
SOURCE TYPE
Trade Publication
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article discusses the court case filed by ConnectU against Mark Zuckerberg, chief executive officer (CEO) of Facebook. ConnectU alleges that Zuckerberg snatched the idea for Facebook from former Harvard classmates. A settlement was reached between Zuckerman and his former classmates Cameron and Tyler Winklevoss and Divya Narendra. U.S. District Judge James Ware rejected the claim of ConnectU to reopen the copyright case and said that earlier settlement should reman intact.
ACCESSION #
36826894

 

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