Tag Archives: Non-disparagement

New federal law prohibits contracts that ban consumers from writing a negative review

A new federal law signed this past December will protect a consumer’s right to complain online and a write a negative review on a company.

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How writing a review could end up hurting your wallet

Better Business Bureau takes a look at how non-disparagement clauses in consumer contracts can hurt customers Most consumers don’t read the fine print on everything they sign. We all know that we should carefully read the terms and conditions of … Continue reading

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FTC: Businesses can’t sue because of a negative review

Reviews are essential for consumers looking to buy a product from a business. Although bad for a company, a negative review could help a customer’s decision to buy or walk away. But what if a business threatens to sue consumers for … Continue reading

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