Remember how the FBI caught the Unabomber? They compared his writing patterns in his letters and his infamous “manifesto” that he got published by threat in the New York Times and the Washington Post to the writing samples of various suspects. Unusual spellings, word choices, … [Read more...] about What the UNABOMBER Can Teach You about Catching an Anonymous Defamer
What happens when a small business and a customer have a dispute? These days it is increasingly common for customers to publicly, and sometimes unlawfully, address their grievances on the Internet. And this is exactly what Dallas newlyweds Neely and Andrew Moldovan did to their … [Read more...] about Dallas Newlyweds Owe $1.08 Million After Defaming a Wedding Photographer Online
Sarah Palin has accused the New York Times of defamation after an editorial article was published on June 14, 2017 accusing her of inciting Jared Lee Loughner to shoot Rep. Gabby Giffords (D-AZ). The Case Against the New York Times According to Palin’s lawyers, the lawsuit was … [Read more...] about Does Sarah Palin Have a Case Against the New York Times?
A defamation lawsuit that captured the attention of people around the country has finally come to a close. Judge Judy’s son, Adam Levy, had his name cleared after the Putnam County Sheriff accused him of harboring an alleged rapist and illegal immigrant. The Backstory In 2013, … [Read more...] about Defamation Lawsuit Clears Judge Judy’s Son’s Name
You’ve been in business long enough to know how harmful a negative review of you or your business is online. You go to great lengths to protect your reputation, so when a defamatory post pops up, you’re understandably upset. That was the case for Melania Trump who filed a … [Read more...] about Melania Trump Settles Defamation Lawsuit
If you’re like many business owners, you invest a lot in your brand. You work with designers to make your business look good, copywriters to make your business sound good, and public relations firms to spread the word that your doors are open. And, if you’re like many small … [Read more...] about Can You Do Reputation Management All By Yourself?