Suit Filed Against Pinterest in New York District Court
Black Enterprise Magazine Summer 2019 Issue

Pinterest is being sued by someone claiming that Pinterest was their idea.

Theodore F. Schroeder filed a suit in New York District Court against Pinterest and one of it’s early investors Brian Cohen. Cohen was Schroeder’s business partner in 2007 – 2008. Schroeder alleges misappropriation, unjust enrichment and breach of fiduciary duty.

Pinterest commented on the claim stating it was “baseless.” According to documents in his claim Schroeder believes that Cohen gave his ideas and applications to young entrepreneurs.

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