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ConnectU (originally HarvardConnection) was a social networking website launched on May .... In 2004, ConnectU filed a lawsuit against Facebook alleging that creator Mark ... A settlement agreement ...

Rivals sue Facebook, seek site shutdown | InfoWorld


Jul 25, 2007 ... ConnectU founders allege Facebook creator stole their ideas and trade secrets to ... ConnectU originally filed the lawsuit in September 2004, but it was ... they began working on Harvard Connection, a social networking site that they ... This story, "Rivals sue Facebook, seek site shutdown" was originally ...

Facebook to settle the ConnectU case | SocialTimes - Adweek


By admin on Apr. 7, 2008 - 9:00 PM Comment ... classmate Divya Narendra, originally filed suit against Facebook in 2004, claiming that Mark Zuckerberg and his ...

Judge Orders ConnectU To Pay Its Former Lawyers $13 Million In ...


Nov 11, 2010 ... The lawsuit against Facebook was filed in 2004, and a settlement agreement for both cases was reached in February, 2008, valued at $65 million. ... TL;DR ConnectU retains law firm, sues Facebook and reaches a settlement ... It's important to understand that even if Mark Z did steal their idea, which he ...

The Truth Behind Facebook's Founding is Finally Revealed


Mar 5, 2010 ... A week after he launched the site in 2004, Mark was accused by three ... breached, Woodlock also wrote, “Dorm room chit-chat does not make a contract. .... Through the Harvard Connection-Facebook saga and its aftermath, Mark kept .... In June 2008, ConnectU appealed the settlement in California's ninth ...

Winklevoss Twins v. Facebook: Case Closed | PCWorld


Apr 12, 2011 ... Facebook agreed in 2008 to settle the dispute over who came up with the ... the original case against Facebook (and Zuckerberg) was brought in 2004 by ... ( originally called Harvard Connection), also a social networking site.

The Social Network Movie vs Facebook True Story - Mark Zuckerberg


How does Mark Zuckerberg feel about the Facebook movie and books? ... Our research into the real story behind the Facebook movie confirmed that in June 2004, .... in the 2008 Beijing Olympics men's Coxless pair event and placed sixth.

Matt Kozlov | Facebook


Join Facebook to connect with Matt Kozlov and others you may know. ... June 2008 to February 2011 · Santa Monica, California ... Class of 2004 · Economics · Cambridge, Massachusetts ... Your Face Book, Controlled Chaos Media, Stan Lee, What Made Milwaukee Famous Video for Single from New Album, Santa Monica, ...

Facebook | CrunchBase


Facebook is an online social networking service that enables its users to connect with friends and family as well as make new connections. ... Founded: February 4 , 2004; Employees: 10k + | 330 in CrunchBase. Facebook is an online social .... Member of the Board of Directors (since 2008) ... Sue Desmond-Hellmann ...

Yahoo IP lawsuit: We patented “Facebook's entire social network ...


Mar 13, 2012 ... Yahoo says it did it first. ... s patented social networking technology in 2008, Facebook was ... "These innovations dramatically improve user experience, privacy, and security and enhance the ability of advertisers to connect with users. ... Filed in 2004 and issued in 2007, Yahoo alleges this patent is violated ...

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Rival social networking site sue to shut down Facebook.com - The ...


Jul 25, 2007 ... Facebook started in 2004, a few months before ConnectU went online, ... the idea for the Harvard Connection Web site, and in fact he did so.".

Facebook To Settle With ConnectU | TechCrunch


Facebook is said to be finalizing a settlement with founders of ConnectU, ... Posted Apr 7, 2008 by Duncan Riley ... counter case that claimed that ConnectU illegally hacked into Facebook in 2004, stole ... to connect with friends and family as well as make new connections. .... But ConnectU story does put a stain on Mark.

Facebook's Complicated Ownership History Explained - Mashable


Apr 13, 2011 ... Who is Paul Ceglia, and does he actually have a case? ... When Facebook took off in 2004, Zuckerberg and another ... In March 2008, the ConnectU founders filed another lawsuit, attempting to rescind the settlement.