News of perhaps the largest defamation settlement in U.S. history came and went with a whimper last week. In two footnotes in its third-quarter earnings report, The Walt Disney Company whispered that it spent a cool $177 million—not including additional cash from insurers—“in connection with the settlement of…
In case you’re ever in the position of wanting to get back at a lawyer, here’s some news from Florida: don’t get your revenge by posting false reviews across the internet, or you’ll be in the hole for $350,000.
A big hole has been punctured in Google's usual defence against libel, with an Australian court throwing out the search giant's argument that it's just a listing tool. All because it didn't remove a link to an incorrect web site.
Halloween is all about dressing up, and if you're not so into dressing yourself up, there's no way you won't enjoy dressing up Microsoft honcho and complete madman Steve Ballmer. This shouldn't be as fun as it is, it really shouldn't. I made Ballmer look like a ballerina! Ah-haw-haw-haw! [Joy of Tech]