Facebook founder still fighting

9th Circuit puts other related litigation on hold as Winklevoss’ appeal to Supreme Court

Mark Zuckerberg recently lost a bid to end the litigation between him and Olympic rowers Cameron and Tyler Winklevoss, who accused him of stealing their idea for the popular social networking website Facebook. The feud that was played out in the 2010 movie “The Social Network.”

The Winklevoss twins are challenging the 9th Circuit’s April 11 ruling that upheld a “quite favorable” $65 million cash-and-stock settlement they were awarded in 2008. The Winklevoss’ say Facebook didn’t disclose an accurate valuation of its shares before they agreed to the deal.

Shardae Smith

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