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  1. Google Sued by Germany’s Former First Lady for Prostitution-Related Search Suggestions

    Google and former CEO Eric Schmidt were also found guilty of defamation in 2010 when the search engine suggested terms including “rapist” and “Satanist” for a plaintiff. Google is facing another lawsuit over their autocomplete search feature.

  2. Miami Heat Minority Owner Sues Google Over Unflattering Photo

    Katz sued this blogger for defamation last year and lost. In fact, it’s the second time he’s filed suit against the blogger; he lost his defamation case last year. Even pointing people toward that blog could constitute further defamation.

  3. Daily SearchCast, August 17, 2006: Hot Search Blogs; GoogleTalk Gets New Features; Filing Time For Yahoo Click Fraud Settlement; Beaming Up Google Engineers & More!

    Yahoo China Head Sues Yahoo For Defamation Yahoo for defamation. I believe this is the first of many cities that Google will be providing free Wifi access to. Google launches free WiFi; GoogleTalk gets new features; Google Analytics opens to all...

  4. KinderStart Becomes KinderStopped In Ranking Lawsuit Against Google

    Kinderstart has lost its case over lost rankings on Google, though the company will be allowed to amend defamation claims relating to its PageRank zero score. Assuming a somewhat nebulous defamation claim won, I can't imagine the settlement...

  5. Google Sued Over Site Penalty By

    Defamation and libel Want to discuss, join the Search Engine Watch Forum thread named Google sued for penalizing site. Reuters reports that is suing Google over "downgrading its search-result ranking without reason or warning.