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Yelp Review Nets Attorney $350,000 In Damages

     
3:43 pm on Feb 10, 2016 (gmt 0)

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We've covered online reviews over the years, and it's becoming clearer that writing a review online could end up with the writer in trouble. In other words, reviewers should think very carefully about their review before publishing.

A Florida appeals court has upheld a $350,000 (240,000) damages award to a divorce attorney whose client posted defamatory reviews about the lawyer on Yelp and online legal site Avvo. Yelp Review Nets Attorney $350,000 In Damages [arstechnica.com]


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