In a decision with potentially large ramifications, New York Federal Judge LaShann DeArcy Hall won't dismiss a libel suit against "Shitty Media Men" creator Moira Donegan.
Explaining, the judge says it is possible that Donegan created the entry herself. The judge believes that Elliott should be able to explore whether the entry was fabricated. Accordingly, discovery proceeds, which will now put pressure on Google to respond to broad subpoena demands. The next motion stage could feature a high-stakes one about the reaches of CDA 230.
Great Moments In Corporate PR History
Just a quick tip to all of you young, budding entrepreneurs out there. Probably best if your corporate holiday giving program doesn’t make headlines that read like this:
On the plus side, this early bad publicity will probably keep Walmart from going with their annual Trade Your Children’s Hair for Cheap Toys employee-benefit program this Christmas.