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Ready to Feel Even More “Yelpless”? Congress Moves to Protect Consumers from You

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Two Congressmen, Eric Swalwell and Brad Sherman, both from California, have just introduced legislation designed to prevent businesses from taking retaliatory measures against consumers who leave negative online reviews about their experiences, the National Journal reports. At issue here are the fines (sometimes hundreds of dollars, occasionally thousands) that business owners have attempted to levy… Continue Reading »