Major internet companies support Yelp in case that threatens online reviews

by Greg Sterling
A case involving Yelp and a “default judgment” against someone (defendant Bird) who wrote a critical Yelp review about a San Francisco attorney (plaintiff Dawn Hassell) could dramatically impact the online review economy if the decision is allowed to stand. That’s why Google, Facebook, Pinterest, Twitter and numerous others have submitted letters to the California Supreme Cou ...Read the full article