We've detected that you're using an ad content blocking browser plug-in or feature. Ads provide a critical source of revenue to the continued operation of Silicon Investor.  We ask that you disable ad blocking while on Silicon Investor in the best interests of our community.  If you are not using an ad blocker but are still receiving this message, make sure your browser's tracking protection is set to the 'standard' level.
Strategies & Market Trends : Anthony @ Equity Investigations, Dear Anthony,

 Public ReplyPrvt ReplyMark as Last ReadFilePrevious 10Next 10PreviousNext  
From: StockDung4/11/2008 1:21:06 PM
  Read Replies (1) of 122039

April 11, 2008 -- Inc., the Internet seller of discounted brand-name goods, and Chief Executive Officer Patrick Byrne will be sued for libel by Gradient Analytics Inc., the research firm said.
Gradient was defamed by and Byrne in retaliation for research that criticized the retailer's financial performance, Gradient said in an e-mailed statement.

Gradient will file the complaint when it gets final permission to do so from a California state court judge in San Francisco, spokeswoman Karen Hinton said yesterday in a voicemail message. Earlier yesterday, Hinton said the suit had been filed.

"These bullies have spent two and a half years hiding in the locker room to avoid having to back up their words," Byrne said yesterday in an e-mail. "Now that they've been dragged by their heels kicking and screaming into the ring, they bounce up and begin pounding their chests." fell $1.31, or 9.3 percent, to close at $12.81.
Report TOU ViolationShare This Post
 Public ReplyPrvt ReplyMark as Last ReadFilePrevious 10Next 10PreviousNext