Yes Mark its true. Facebook has enough power that no one in the media(save Donna Kline) will touch it until there is tangible evidence. 11 of 11 counts of patent infringement facebook was found guilty of. The split verdict entailed an "on-sale bar" count against Leader. This was a fictitious charge that a confused jury ruled inaccurately. It is expected to be overturned in appeals court Mar. 5, in D,C, Google Leader v. Facebook to pull up a multitude of links.