New York Man Claims To Own Facebook, Judge Bars Company From Transferring Assets

The Wellsville Daily Reporter says that New York resident Paul Ceglia might own up to 85% of Facebook.

Ceglia quietly filed suit last month in state court in Allegany County State Supreme Court alleging that Facebook CEO Mark Zuckerberg broke a contract that he had entered with Ceglia in 2003.

A state judge in New York is taking the case seriously enough that he reportedly entered a temporary restraining order banning Facebook from transferring assets. The judge also transferred the matter to federal court in Buffalo.

Just in time for the hype leading up to David Fincher's "The Social Network."

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