All posts tagged "Yelp"
Negative Online Reviews Are Double-Edge Sword for Businesses
NEW YORK – It is a double-edged cybersword: a negative review of a restaurant or other business, posted for the world to see. Anyone who peruses Yelp!, TripAdvisor, Google and companies’ own websites can see complaints about...
- Posted September 23, 2016
US Congress Fights for Consumers’ Right to Leave Bad Reviews
WASHINGTON – Congress is defending your right to Yelp. Legislation in Congress would ensure that customers who want to post negative reviews on websites like Yelp or TripAdvisor can do so without legal repercussions. That’s in response...
- Posted September 20, 2016
Yelp warns California lawsuit could scrub critical reviews
SAN FRANCISCO — Yelp.com is warning that a California lawsuit targeting critical posts about a law firm could lead to the removal of negative reviews and leave consumers with a skewed assessment of restaurants and other businesses. Lawyer Dawn...
- Posted September 17, 2016
Court: Yelp Not Liable for Star Ratings on Site
SAN FRANCISCO – A federal appeals court says online review site Yelp’s star rating system does not make it liable for reviews posted on the site. The 9th U.S. Circuit Court of Appeals said the star ratings...
- Posted September 12, 2016
SBA Announces 11 New Members of Small Business Tech Coalition
Bench, Canvas, Dash Data, Google, Gusto, Intuit, LinkedIn, Paychex, Square, Thumbtack and Yelp join SBA public-private partnership supporting digital training resources
- Posted August 2, 2016