Yelp sued for allegedly shaking down clients.
Friday, February 26, 2010
Oh, brave new world! Two law firms have filed a class action suit against Yelp for allegedly running an "extortion scheme, shaking down customers for payments in return for deleting negative comments about their business." Yelp has flatly denied the allegations in the past.
To read more about the latest development, go to East Bay Express, which originally broke the story.