Today's Hard|Forum Post
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Monday July 02, 2012

Ad Exec Sues Interpublic Over Facebook Investment

If this story ends up being true, you'd think this guy would have something coming to him. Then again, this is a deal with Facebook in it, that automatically excludes it from being "normal." big grin

"You have to transport yourself back to 2006," said Neal Brickman, a lawyer for Volpe, in an interview. "Facebook was a fledgling start-up. Interpublic thought it was a stupid investment. But Mr. Volpe was incredibly persistent. Not a whit of credit went to him, and he has never been paid a penny."