The Yelp wars: false reviews, slander and anti-SLAPP – what’s ethical in online reviewing?
89.3 KUOR (Southern California Public Radio) aired an episode this summer that is still very popular amongst online listeners and readers.
“The influence of Internet sites that rank businesses has surged in the past several years, as has the number of people posting on them. For businesses, that’s come with difficulty protecting themselves against unfavorable – sometimes unfair – reviews, largely because of anti-SLAPP legislation that protects individuals’ free speech.”
To continue reading and to listen to the episode, click here: http://www.scpr.org/programs/patt-morrison/2011/08/25/20426/yelpamazonfakereviewcitysearchtripadvisorantislapp