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9th Circuit: OK to Sell Promotional “Not for Resale” CDs

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You’ve probably seen “Promotional Use Only – Not for Resale” stamped on items like books, CDs, DVDs, and other similar goods given out as review copies and the like. But does that stamp really prohibit you from legally selling those items? Nope, said the 9th Circuit in a recent decision, finding that the reselling of […]

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Written by Michelle Fabio

January 5th, 2011 at 9:22 am

Can Negative eBay Feedback Be Defamation?

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Online eBay seller Elliot Miller has sued buyer Michael Steadman for $15,000, alleging defamation based on negative comments Steadman left on Miller’s profile after what he considered a bad buying experience. The suit arose out of a disagreement over a clock Steadman bought from Miller for $44 in 2008; Steadman alleges that the clock came […]

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Written by Michelle Fabio

April 26th, 2010 at 10:34 am