Yelp Case Demonstrates How To Out Anonymous Speakers
The online consumer review site, Yelp, tried to protect the anonymity of a reviewer who wrote a dismissive piece about […]
ABC Settles “Pink Slime” Defamation Suit
Companies may have stronger libel protections based on new laws on the books.
Judge Asks New York Times To Testify in Sarah Palin Defamation Lawsuit
After The New York Times issued an apology to Sarah Palin for incorrectly tying her to a 2011 mass shooting in an editorial, the paper asked for the defamation lawsuit she is bringing against them to be dismissed. Not yet says a New York judge. First he wants to Times to testify so he can understand “whether the complaint contains sufficient allegations of actual malice, an essential element of the claim.”
Fox News’ Eric Bolling Brings $50 Million Defamation Suit Against HuffPost Reporter
First came Huffington Post freelance writer Yashar Ali’s report that Fox’s Eric Bolling inappropriately sexted several colleagues. Then came Bolling’s […]