...and wait forever for a settlement. Meanwhile, moved my money to JIVE. 'Seems like they have a better business model than FB. Improving corporate productivity through project-oriented social networking within a business. JIVE makes money by helping improve corporate productivity and the bottom line, instead of being dependent on advertising! (What a new concept, huh?)
You do not have to hold on to facebook in order to get compensated, you just need to have had the stock in the class period, which is the IPO in this case. You can sell and still be part of the class action.