Tag Archives: paul ceglia
- Microsoft attacked by patent troll; Facebook shakedown artist charged with fraud
November 3, 2012
Irish bookie Paddy Power has become the first betting outfit to take up residence in the Windows Store, Microsoft’s version of Apple’s mobile App Store. Paddy’s Miomni-developed Premier League app has been adapted to the new Windows 8 platform, which Paddy online product manager James Grimes expects will become “hugely...
- Facebook files motion to dismiss Ceglia case
December 14, 2011
Social network giant Facebook will file a motion to dismiss a case in which one man thinks he’s owed a substantial piece of Marky Z’s pie. Paul Ceglia’s case to reclaim what he imagines he is owed (that’s 84% of the company) has gone on for some months with the...
- Facebook patent troll losing his battle
August 15, 2011
If there’s one thing about liars, it’s that the truth finally comes up to bite them in the ass. If you’re bad at lying it’s only a matter of time. That bell looks like it's chiming on Facebook patent-troll Paul Ceglia’s fabled attempts to claim the 84% he imagines that...
- Facebook wins Winklevoss court fight but Ceglia lawsuit could prove far dicier
April 13, 2011
The square-jawed Winklevoss twins are two less thorns in Mark Zuckerberg’s side after a US appeals court ruled Monday that the twins must accept the $65m Facebook settlement deal they signed in 2008. The twins – who claimed they’d hired fellow Harvard student Zuckerberg to work on their software, only...
- Bodog Patent Troll 1st Technology’s Scott Lewis reborn as Facebook leech?
July 15, 2010
Paul Ceglia, a web designer claiming to hold a six-year-old contract signed with Facebook founder Mark Zuckerburg, is suing for an 84% stake in the online giant. The terms of said agreement are laughably outrageous, but that hasn’t stopped a judge from slapping Zuckerburg and Facebook with a temporary restraining...
Cake Poker attacked by patent troll Scott Lewis of 1st Technology
February 3, 2011