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Judge Orders KinderStart To Pay Google's Legal Fees

Monetary sanctions on the grounds that its allegations were "frivolous"

     

seth_wilde

10:02 pm on Mar 20, 2007 (gmt 0)

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In a written order dated Friday, U.S. District Judge Jeremy Fogel in San Jose sided with Google in two of its three arguments that KinderStart, a directory and search engine focused on parenting information, should face monetary sanctions on the grounds that its allegations were "frivolous." The court plans to determine the amount of the fees after receiving a report from Google identifying its costs

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nippi

12:30 am on Apr 4, 2007 (gmt 0)

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and kinderstart had plain shiite SEO on their site, and should ahve been dumped in any case.

i expect more than a thousand companies offered to help them, when they heard of the case, and saw their problems, but isntead, they decided to pursue google, rather than fix their problems.

jsut plain stupid

Marcia

10:11 am on Apr 4, 2007 (gmt 0)

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and kinderstart had plain shiite SEO on their site, and should ahve been dumped in any case.

i expect more than a thousand companies offered to help them, when they heard of the case, and saw their problems, but isntead, they decided to pursue google, rather than fix their problems.

jsut plain stupid


nippi, IMHO you hit the nail right on the head. They were obviously in complete denial that what they were doing was wrong, or just didn't care for some reason, but thought they deserved PageRank and rankings no matter what they did or how they did it.

decaff

1:23 pm on Apr 4, 2007 (gmt 0)

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What's that famous Einstein quote:
"The main difference between genius and stupidity is that with genius there are limits!"
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