The Business Defamation Blog
Welcome to the Kelly / Warner business defamation law blog. Each week, we post case studies and legal tips about professional slander and libel torts. To speak with a business defamation lawyer, contact Kelly / Warner Law.
It’s a pharmaceutical defamation clash of the titans. In the plaintiff corner we’ve got Vestiq Pharmaceuticals. Monsol RX occupies the defendant’s corner. According to a press release put out by Vestiq’s attorneys, the former is suing the latter for allegedly destroying a profitable sale. The only source of information for this story is a press Read MoreRead »
At times described as the closest thing to a perfect competition platform, the Foreign Exchange Market is like no other financial exchange. Itâ€™s an indiscriminate, deregulated electronic trading outpost where winning is all that matters and rivalries run deep. Which is why the Forex market is a hot bed of trade libel and unfair competition. Read MoreRead »
Another small business owner is fighting back against online Defamation. Ron Gordon of Ron Gordonâ€™s Watch Repair â€“ a Madison Avenue horologist â€“ filed a libel notice with would-be customer, Matthew Brand, over an unflattering Yelp! review. The Yelp! Review That Led To A Cease and Desist Defamation Letter What stirred Mr. Gordon into Internet Read MoreRead »
Scandal Leads To Defamation Lawsuit For Financier & Academic An ex-NYU professor recently appeared before the Manhattan Criminal Court in a case that has stirred interest in both academic and investment banking circles. The case began in what was allegedly an affair with Willem Buiter, a former Citigroup banker. Heleen Mees, a Dutch economist, has Read MoreRead »
UPDATE: This case was dismissed without prejudice, meaning the plaintiffs can re-file. ***Original Article Below*** In a convoluted case involving a troth-full of charges, Energae â€“ a â€œgreen energyâ€ company â€“and I-Lender â€“ a finance firm — filed suit against a handful of their former partners and associates. One of the charges is defamation. How Read MoreRead »
UPDATE JULY 2014: The judge in this Financier v. Politician lawsuit said, “Let’s do this.” (I’m paraphrasing, of course.) Many charges were dismissed, but several defamation charges remain — and its heading for trial. /******* Original Article From 2013************/ This defamation suit comes to us from the â€œdisgraced politicians and the people who loathe themâ€ Read MoreRead »