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Judge dismisses Ceglia lawsuit over ownership of Facebook

New York man claimed in a lawsuit against the social network and Mark Zuckerberg that he had a 2003 contract that entitled him to a half ownership in the company.

By Mar. 25, 2014


Ceglia ordered to pay Facebook $90,000 in legal fees

The man who claims to own half of Facebook is neck-deep in legal woes. After canceling legal proceedings at the last minute, he now has to reimburse the social network thousands.

By Nov. 29, 2012


Facebook wins another round against Paul Ceglia

More legal woes for man who claims Mark Zuckerberg signed a contract that gives him half of Facebook. Judge in civil suit allows a report that appears to show the contract was altered.

By Nov. 2, 2012


Feds charge Paul Ceglia with defrauding Facebook

The man who claimed ownership of half of Facebook could face up to 40 years in prison.

By Oct. 26, 2012


Ceglia ordered to produce lawyer's Facebook 'fraud' letter

Confidential letter from one of Ceglia's former law firms says it withdrew from the case after determining the purported contract with Facebook co-founder Mark Zuckerberg is a fraud.

By Aug. 15, 2012


Ceglia fights to keep lawyer trying to quit lawsuit against Facebook

The man who claims Mark Zuckerberg agreed to give him half of Facebook opposes his lawyer's motion to withdraw from the case. His lawyer says he's received threats in representing Ceglia.

By Nov. 27, 2012


Now Paul Ceglia might even owe Facebook legal fees

The man who claims Mark Zuckerberg signed a contract giving him half of Facebook is dealt another legal blow.

By Nov. 9, 2012


Feds arrest Paul Ceglia for alleged multibillion-dollar fraud against Facebook

Ceglia, a man who claims he should own half of Facebook, faces up to 40 years in prison for allegedly doctoring a contract and creating fake emails in his suit against CEO Mark Zuckerberg.

By Oct. 26, 2012


Ceglia takes on 5 new lawyers to fight Facebook

In a twist best described as soap-operatic, the man who claims he owns half of Facebook finds fresh legal representation. His new lawyers are said to be very good at achieving settlements.

By Mar. 5, 2012


Facebook: Ceglia contract an 'outright fabrication'

Social-networking giant says forensic analysis of Ceglia's computers has turned up an "authentic contract" for another project that does not mention Facebook.

By Aug. 16, 2011