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How in-house counsel can help shape their companies’ reputations
  • Vorys, Sater, Seymour and Pease LLP
  • USA
  • June 12 2014

Company reputations today are largely dictated by what is posted on the internet, both about the companies themselves and their executives. Gone are


Hotel warns against negative reviews, receives flood of 1-star ratings
  • Vorys, Sater, Seymour and Pease LLP
  • USA
  • August 4 2014

Being open to honest feedback and encouraging consumers to voice their opinions is not a terrible thing for businesses - even if that includes some


White paper (pdf): Subpoena Guide for identifying anonymous internet posters
  • Vorys, Sater, Seymour and Pease LLP
  • USA
  • July 10 2014

Online attacks have become one of the easiest and most impactful ways for persons to damage businesses and individuals. These attacks, such as


Supreme Court of Texas rules in favor of removal of internet defamation
  • Vorys, Sater, Seymour and Pease LLP
  • USA
  • September 9 2014

On Aug. 29, the Supreme Court of Texas made a significant ruling in an internet defamation case. In Kinney v. Barnes, the court held that authors of


New California law: non-disparagement clauses barring online reviews are void, unenforceable
  • Vorys, Sater, Seymour and Pease LLP
  • USA
  • September 11 2014

In August, we wrote about a New York hotel that was slammed online when people learned it was fining wedding parties $500 for negative reviews left


Ripoff Report removal strategies: how to deal with false and damaging Ripoff Report posts
  • Vorys, Sater, Seymour and Pease LLP
  • USA
  • January 31 2014

Everyone has heard the saying "the customer is always right." Taken a bit out of context, this seems to ring true on consumer complaint website


How to remove defamatory reviews from Yelp
  • Vorys, Sater, Seymour and Pease LLP
  • USA
  • February 6 2014

Based on third quarter data from 2013, more than one-in-five Yelp reviews earned two or fewer stars on the website's five-star scale. Of the


How to deal with harmful Wikipedia pages and content
  • Vorys, Sater, Seymour and Pease LLP
  • Canada, USA
  • February 5 2014

Wikipedia is home to more than 30 million Articles and has nearly 80,000 active contributors, according to the website. These figures are a product


How to identify anonymous posters on Yelp
  • Vorys, Sater, Seymour and Pease LLP
  • USA
  • February 10 2014

In today's internet landscape, it is easy to anonymously post content or comments. However, using a fake screen name or email address does not mean


How to remove false and defamatory Citysearch reviews
  • Vorys, Sater, Seymour and Pease LLP
  • USA
  • January 16 2015

Before there was Yelp, there was Citysearch. Founded in 1995 as an online guide for finding local businesses, Citysearch helped pave the way into an