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Zuckerberg sued for fraud in Palo Alto real estate deal

Original post made on May 13, 2014

A Palo Alto real estate developer is suing Facebook CEO Mark Zuckerberg for fraud in a deal that allegedly included promises for business introductions in exchange for selling the property to Zuckerberg at a deep discount, according to a lawsuit filed in Santa Clara County Superior Court.

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Posted by Sean
a resident of Menlo Park: Central Menlo Park
on May 13, 2014 at 3:05 pm

not surprising. Mr. Z. is not our savior. (but we can delete this comment to appease him!)

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Posted by Menlo Voter
a resident of Menlo Park: other
on May 13, 2014 at 5:16 pm

Voskerician of all people should understand if it doesn't make it to paper it doesn't mean diddly. He's used that to his advantage numerous times. Now that the shoe is on the other foot he cries "foul." What a piece of work.

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Posted by mb
a resident of Woodside: other
on May 15, 2014 at 4:44 pm

are you kidding me -bad more on the part od mr. V to trust Mr. Z...LOL

"Mr. Voskerician accepted a $1.7 million payment on Dec. 5, 2012, in exchange for the promises of personal references and business promotions from Mr. Zuckerberg. His representatives allegedly told Mr. Voskerician the details could be worked out later"

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Posted by RB
a resident of Atherton: West Atherton
on Aug 5, 2014 at 2:05 pm

Menlo Voter...Jumping too soon...Looks like oral verbal promisses with witnesses count...

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Let the games begin...This developer could actually win.

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Posted by Ouch
a resident of Menlo Park: Central Menlo Park
on Feb 9, 2015 at 12:55 pm

Lesson to Zuck: If you play with snakes you'll eventually get bit...

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Posted by Ouch
a resident of Menlo Park: Central Menlo Park
on Mar 13, 2015 at 3:18 pm

Gotta hand it to Zuck for not settling...

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Posted by Ouch
a resident of Menlo Park: Central Menlo Park
on Mar 15, 2016 at 3:46 pm

It's over, and Zuck didn't settle:

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