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Lawyers claim Casey Anthony can't get fair trial in Orlando - News 13 - Central Florida News 13

Lawyers claim Casey Anthony can't get fair trial in Orlando - News 13 - Central Florida News 13 | Internet Defamation | Scoop.it
Central Florida News 13 Lawyers claim Casey Anthony can't get fair trial in Orlando - News 13 Central Florida News 13 Zenaida Gonzalez is suing Casey Anthony for defamation of character after Anthony claimed a woman with a similar name kidnapped...
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Singh sues PGA Tour for defamation - The Augusta Chronicle

Singh sues PGA Tour for defamation
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“It seems like the tour did everything it could and everything right as the process unfolded to protect him and his reputation. Everybody is in shock that he would do that.
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When Comments Turn Ugly: Newspaper Websites and Anonymous Speech | Digital Media Law Project

When Comments Turn Ugly: Newspaper Websites and Anonymous Speech | Digital Media Law Project | Internet Defamation | Scoop.it
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Online Reviews Can Be a Great Source of New Clients - LexisNexis

Online Reviews Can Be a Great Source of New Clients - LexisNexis | Internet Defamation | Scoop.it
You do it. I do it. We all do it — we check out product or service reviews online before we buy. Making an important decision like hiring an attorney is no different. Consumers and buyers of legal services greatly value reviews ...
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city's slapp motion granted as to defamation, trade libel, intentional ...

The slander cross-complaint went to allege the various statements made by each of the five City employees to potential tenants seeking business licenses from the City. As to the first three employees - Nichols, Shank, and ...
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Amanda Bynes Slams Us Weekly Staff - Wetpaint

Amanda Bynes Slams Us Weekly Staff - Wetpaint | Internet Defamation | Scoop.it
Amanda Bynes Slams Us Weekly Staff
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The reason I'm suing everyone I'm suing: defamation (of character) n. the act of making untrue statements about another which damages his/her reputation.
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Pain relief: patient can sue dentist who tried to censor online reviews

Pain relief: patient can sue dentist who tried to censor online reviews | Internet Defamation | Scoop.it
Judge calls arguments for dismissing the patient's lawsuit "ridiculous." (Ars Pain relief: patient can sue dentist who tried to censor online reviews http://t.co/L2bz64RPpF A patient who faced legal...
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Think Before You Sue: Physicians & Negative Online Reviews ...

Think Before You Sue: Physicians & Negative Online Reviews ... | Internet Defamation | Scoop.it
iHealthBeat has an article about physicians increasigly suing patients over negative online reviews, ratings and/or comments. This absolutely floors me... Why? Because patients finally have a voice and outlets to share their ...
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The Day Satire Died. Daily Mail to sue blogger for defamation of character!

The Day Satire Died. Daily Mail to sue blogger for defamation of character! | Internet Defamation | Scoop.it
(This is not satire - it's the Mail!) Incredibly, the Daily Mail - after years of railing against the use of court action to suppress freedom of the media - has decided to shut a blogger up by suin...
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Attacked online? Here's what to do - Minnesota Lawyer

Attacked online? Here's what to do - Minnesota Lawyer | Internet Defamation | Scoop.it
Attacked online? Here's what to do
Minnesota Lawyer
Just like those partying Facebook photos, reviews may live online forever.
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This post provides a good overview of the subject. However, the one thing I would note is that it is not a good idea in most cases to respond to a negative review because it will increase the visibility of the negative review in the search engine results.

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90 percent of consumers convert after reading positive online reviews [study] - Brafton

90 percent of consumers convert after reading positive online reviews [study] - Brafton | Internet Defamation | Scoop.it
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90 percent of consumers convert after reading positive online reviews [study]
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Facebook was the leading resource for positive social reviews, while third-party hubs were the most common places to read negative stories.
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3 Ethical Ways to Boost Positive Online Reviews

3 Ethical Ways to Boost Positive Online Reviews | Internet Defamation | Scoop.it
A look at the strategies some entrepreneurs are using when generating and making the most of their customers' comments.
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Online Reviews of Senior Housing Options, With Caveats - New York Times (blog)

Online Reviews of Senior Housing Options, With Caveats - New York Times (blog) | Internet Defamation | Scoop.it
Online Reviews of Senior Housing Options, With Caveats
New York Times (blog)
The site lists care locations by type, like assisted living, independent living, senior apartments and skilled nursing homes.
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Should you trust online medical reviews? - Fox News

Should you trust online medical reviews? - Fox News | Internet Defamation | Scoop.it
Should you trust online medical reviews?
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In today's world, we have come to depend on online reviews for almost every consumer decision we make. When choosing anything from apparel to restaurants, we seek out the opinions of our peers online.
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UK's New Defamation Law May Accelerate The Death Of Anonymous User-Generated Content Internationally

UK's New Defamation Law May Accelerate The Death Of Anonymous User-Generated Content Internationally | Internet Defamation | Scoop.it
In light of a new defamation law in the United Kingdom, UK websites will authenticate user identity before letting them post online
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London riots hero wins 'substantial' damages after Met put his face on wanted poster

London riots hero wins 'substantial' damages after Met put his face on wanted poster | Internet Defamation | Scoop.it
A good Samaritan who helped victims of the London riots only to find his face on a police “Wanted” poster has won substantial damages and an apology from the Met.
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New Law Makes Suing for Libel Harder in England

New Law Makes Suing for Libel Harder in England | Internet Defamation | Scoop.it
The measure puts an end to most cases of so-called libel tourism, in which powerful foreigners have brought cases against authors, journalists and others.
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How NOT To Respond To Negative Reviews Online (aka How To Make People Hate Your Brand) - Search Engine Journal

How NOT To Respond To Negative Reviews Online (aka How To Make People Hate Your Brand) - Search Engine Journal | Internet Defamation | Scoop.it
Is the Customer Always Right? Most people are familiar with the old adage "There is no such thing as bad publicity." Well, that may have been true back in (Have you had negative reviews online?
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Why libel reform is needed to stop companies bullying their critics - The Guardian Blogs (blog)

Why libel reform is needed to stop companies bullying their critics - The Guardian Blogs (blog) | Internet Defamation | Scoop.it
Why libel reform is needed to stop companies bullying their critics The Guardian Blogs (blog) Similarly, in 2010, the House of Commons culture, media and sport select committee recommended that it should be necessary for "a corporation to prove...
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Google loses autocomplete defamation suit in Japan

Google loses autocomplete defamation suit in Japan | Internet Defamation | Scoop.it
The search engine is ordered to change its autocomplete function and pay damages to a man who sued saying his name was being linked to crimes. Read this article by Tim Hornyak on CNET News.
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Billionaire T. Boone Pickens Sues His Son, Alleging 'Cyberbullying' - Forbes

Billionaire T. Boone Pickens Sues His Son, Alleging 'Cyberbullying' - Forbes | Internet Defamation | Scoop.it
Billionaire T. Boone Pickens Sues His Son, Alleging 'Cyberbullying'
Forbes
Family members say it's deceitful libel designed to extort millions from patriarch T. Boone Pickens. Inside the lawsuit: ... a son-in-law's business.
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Samsung investigated for fake online reviews bashing HTC - MobileBurn.com - Mobile Burn

Samsung investigated for fake online reviews bashing HTC - MobileBurn.com - Mobile Burn | Internet Defamation | Scoop.it
Raw Story Samsung investigated for fake online reviews bashing HTC - MobileBurn.com Mobile Burn Samsung has been accused of hiring people to post false reviews of HTC smartphones in an attempt to disparage its Android rival, which has led to...
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Snoopy Secretary Loses the Case that Her Boss Defamed her in Private Emails ... - JDJournal.com

Snoopy Secretary Loses the Case that Her Boss Defamed her in Private Emails ... - JDJournal.com | Internet Defamation | Scoop.it
Snoopy Secretary Loses the Case that Her Boss Defamed her in Private Emails ...
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Online Consumer Reviews Could Affect Health Providers - California Healthline

Online Consumer Reviews Could Affect Health Providers - California Healthline | Internet Defamation | Scoop.it
Online Consumer Reviews Could Affect Health Providers California Healthline Consumers' online reviews and ratings could have important implications for health care providers, according to a report from PricewaterhouseCoopers' Health Research...
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Fake Online Reviews: How to Protect Your Restaurant | Swipely

Fake Online Reviews: How to Protect Your Restaurant | Swipely | Internet Defamation | Scoop.it
Fake social media reviews can become a small business owner’s worst nightmare.
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