Kelly / Warner Law Blog

Welcome to the Kelly / Warner law blog. Each week, we post reviews and analysis of recent and significant lawsuits, in addition to opinions and general legal advice related to Internet, unfair competition, marketing, business, intellectual property, startup and defamation law. If you have a topic you'd like us to cover, send in a suggestion!

2014
Dec
17

Trade Libel: What To Do When A Competitor Posts A Bad Review

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“A competitor posted a terrible online review about my business. What are my legal options?” It’s a question we hear often, and the answer is, “file an online trade libel lawsuit — you’re chances of winning are high.”

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2014
Dec
16

Classification Marketing Defamation: A New Type Of Online Business Libel

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As the business world continues to move online, the number of trade libel and business defamation cases are increasing. This post is about an interesting, and decidedly 21st century, professional defamation lawsuit, which can fairly be described as “classification marketing defamation.”

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2014
Dec
10

Professional Defamation Case Study: Resigned CFO v. Remaining Executives

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A CFO for a major corporation file a professional defamation lawsuit against his former employer over accusations made in the Wall Street Journal. Can he win?

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2014
Dec
04

Gripe Site Cases: The Charles Schwab Defamation Lawsuit

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Earlier this month, a gripe site defamation lawsuit rocked the finance world. Well-known investor, Charles Schwab, sued over a handful of websites accusing him and his son of partnering with a murderous playboy. Jump in, it’s a wild story.

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2014
Dec
02

Dance Moms Defamation: A Look At The Case That Could Have Been

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Are you ready for a little levity? Well then sit back, relax and click through for a video blog about the slander event of the century that will never be — the Dance Moms defamation trial!

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2014
Nov
19

Hey Tech Startups! Ever Think About Basing Your Business In Estonia?

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Estonia is wired. Even the nation’s woodlands are WIFI enabled. And now they are looking to attract online businesses to their digital shores. Could you benefit from an Estonian business registration? Click through to find out.

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