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Posting Service Entitled To Broad Immunity Under CDA
The district court rejected Goren's argument that, by holding itself out as the copyright holder and by having "directed" internet search engines to list the postings, Ripoff Report itself became the information provider.
United States
8 Dec 2017
The Secret Corporate Source: Protected Or Not?
The Ontario Court of Appeal has allowed the identity of a media source within a corporation to remain secret in a related civil action.
United States
9 May 2013
Online Defamation Case Dismissed For Lack Of Personal Jurisdiction
The U.S. Court of Appeals for the Second Circuit has held that an out-of-state website operator cannot be sued in a New York court based solely on the posting of allegedly libelous material on a website. Best Van Lines, Inc. v. Tim Walker, Case No. 04-2934 (2nd Cir., June 26, 2007) (Sack, J.).
United States
14 Sep 2007
Internet Users Breathe A Sigh Of Relief After State Supreme Court Overturns Defamation Ruling
In a victory for free speech on the internet, the California Supreme Court recently rejected the California Court of Appeal’s interpretation of § 230 of the Communications Decency Act (CDA), which would have imposed liability whenever an internet intermediary either knows or should have known of the defamatory nature of the material posted.
United States
8 Feb 2007
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