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French software engineer Jose Montet is pictured in Fort-de-France on December 29, 2012. Montet has demanded �960million in damages from Paypal after accusing it of stealing his idea for a secure online payment system. Jos� Montet lodged his claim with the Tribunal de Grande Instance in Paris, saying that Paypal�s success � and its �1.5billion buyout by eBay in 2002 � was based on his copyrighted system. AFP PHOTO JEAN-MICHEL ANDRE (Photo credit should read JEAN-MICHEL ANDRE/AFP/Getty Images)
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French software engineer Jose Montet is pictured in Fort-de-France on December 29, 2012. Montet has demanded �960million in damages from Paypal after accusing it of stealing his idea for a secure online payment system. Jos� Montet lodged his claim with the Tribunal de Grande Instance in Paris, saying that Paypal�s success � and its �1.5billion buyout by eBay in 2002 � was based on his copyrighted system. AFP PHOTO JEAN-MICHEL ANDRE (Photo credit should read JEAN-MICHEL ANDRE/AFP/Getty Images)
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December 30, 2012
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French software engineer Jose Montet is pictured in FortdeFrance on... News Photo 158806639Company,Computer Programmer,Computer Scientist,E-commerce,Fort de France,French Culture,French Overseas Territory,Horizontal,Intellectual Property,Internet,Jose Montet,Justice - Concept,Law,Martinique,Portrait,Smiling,TechnologyPhotographer Collection: AFP 2013 AFPFrench software engineer Jose Montet is pictured in Fort-de-France on December 29, 2012. Montet has demanded �960million in damages from Paypal after accusing it of stealing his idea for a secure online payment system. Jos� Montet lodged his claim with the Tribunal de Grande Instance in Paris, saying that Paypal�s success � and its �1.5billion buyout by eBay in 2002 � was based on his copyrighted system. AFP PHOTO JEAN-MICHEL ANDRE (Photo credit should read JEAN-MICHEL ANDRE/AFP/Getty Images)