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Man says Pinterest stole his ideas, files lawsuit

0. phoneArena 29 Dec 2012, 03:27 posted on

Theodore F. Schroeder has filed a lawsuit against Pinterest claiming that the idea behind the website was his and that one of the early investors in the site, Brian Cohen, gave away Schroeder's ideas which were implemented in Pinterest; Cohen is also named in the suit which Pinterest says it will "defend aggressively"...

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posted on 29 Dec 2012, 03:34 2

1. Izzy_V (Posts: 216; Member since: 07 Jul 2012)


And life goes on.

posted on 29 Dec 2012, 03:53

2. DOUBLE_BASS (Posts: 44; Member since: 18 Apr 2012)


And then it passes

posted on 29 Dec 2012, 04:18 1

3. jibraihimi (Posts: 649; Member since: 29 Nov 2011)


This virus of lawsuits is spreading very fast in modern world........... Is there any vaccine to cure this.........???

posted on 29 Dec 2012, 05:46 2

6. smallworld (Posts: 420; Member since: 13 Jul 2012)


There are always been lawsuits in every country in the world. People seem to realize that court only exist since apple vs samsung... sigh

posted on 29 Dec 2012, 11:01

8. Hollywould (Posts: 14; Member since: 31 Oct 2012)


I came up with the idea of a smartphone long ago..got beat to it, who do I sue?

posted on 29 Dec 2012, 04:19

4. rickywinataa (Posts: 262; Member since: 05 Apr 2012)


that's business, facebook was created in a way like that. theodore supposed to make a signed paper about sharing the ideas to other company or whatsoever

posted on 29 Dec 2012, 04:40

5. SEFsung (Posts: 15; Member since: 28 Dec 2012)


lawsuits.. lawsuits everywhere :|

posted on 29 Dec 2012, 10:17

7. amiaq (Posts: 378; Member since: 30 Jun 2012)


Apple syndrome

posted on 29 Dec 2012, 11:58

9. TheMan (Posts: 372; Member since: 21 Sep 2012)


"Additionally, Rendezoo was said to have targeted females..."

I should be named on that suit because I have targeted females for almost as long as I can remember.

posted on 29 Dec 2012, 13:33

10. bvalde09 (Posts: 172; Member since: 22 Nov 2011)


and we care because?

posted on 29 Dec 2012, 19:07

11. rusticguy (Posts: 2818; Member since: 11 Aug 2012)


Technological stealing has been going on since Viktor Belenko's defection days so why is anyone surprised over these things ...

posted on 29 Dec 2012, 20:05

12. Jyakotu (Posts: 814; Member since: 12 Dec 2008)


I love me some Pinterest.

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