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Facebook pushes on with ConnectU acquisition

Facebook pushes on with ConnectU acquisition

By 14 August 2008

Details of the verdict issued by a Californian judge who ended a 4-year wrangle for Facebook have now been published. Judge James Ware of the US district court in San Jose forced the legal battle into a settlement in June, ending an argument between the... >>

Judge forces Facebook court case into settlement

Judge forces Facebook court case into settlement

By 27 June 2008

A Californian judge has ruled that the settlement reached via mediation back in February in the ongoing ConnectU versus Facebook lawsuit was legally binding and should stand. This should see the embarrassing four-year court case finally over, something... >>

Facebook to settle ConnectU lawsuit

Facebook to settle ConnectU lawsuit

By 7 April 2008

The New York Times' "Bits" blog is reporting that Facebook is about to settle a long-running lawsuit, ending an "embarrassing" legal episode for the social networking site. According to a "person briefed on the status of dueling lawsuits between Facebook... >>

2007: A year in review, August

2007: A year in review, August

By 29 December 2007

It was Facebook that had a hotter than hot summer, with constant stings and court cases. First up, it was Vodafone and First Direct that took a pop at Zuckerberg and his crew. Both companies opted to pull their adverts from Facebook after these were shown... >>

Facebook accusers "more evidence" deadline looms tomorrow

Facebook accusers "more evidence" deadline looms tomorrow

By 7 August 2007

Tomorrow is the date set by the court that the Facebook vs. ConnectU court case will resume in Boston. The owner of Facebook, Mark Zuckerberg and his business partners are facing the legal action over claims Zuckerberg stole the idea behind Facebook's... >>

Facebook legal ruling delayed - more information needed

Facebook legal ruling delayed - more information needed

By 25 July 2007

The judge in the attempted dismissal of the Facebook fraud case, heard in a Boston court room today, has said he needs more information about allegations that the idea behind the site was stolen from a rival social networking website. The judge has given... >>

Are we in the last 24 hours of Facebook?

Are we in the last 24 hours of Facebook?

By 24 July 2007

Mark Zuckerberg, owner of Facebook, and his business partners are headed to a Boston court room tomorrow (Wednesday) to discover whether they are going to face legal action over claims Zuckerberg stole the idea behind Facebook's billion dollar success... >>