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French software engineer Jose Montet is pictured in Fort-de-France on... News PhotoArms Crossed,E-commerce,Fort de France,French Culture,French Overseas Territory,Horizontal,Intellectual Property,Justice - Concept,Law,Martinique,Portrait,Programmer,Technology,The InternetPhotographer 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. José 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)