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Hotels blackmailed with bad reviews

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Insights into Trip Advisor

    http://www.foodvacation.com/id40.html The User Review Phenomenon: Big Money & Retaliation “Objective” review sites sell a new kind of entertainment in part through sensationalist reviews and forum chatter, and make money by selling advertising and links to Internet reservation sites. … Continue reading

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Hotel sues Trip Advisor over dirtiest hotels rankings

http://hospitalityandtravelnews.blogspot.com/2011/10/hotel-sues-tripadvisor-over-dirtiest.html WEDNESDAY, OCTOBER 19, 2011 Hotel Sues Tripadvisor Over “Dirtiest Hotel” Ranking WBIR: The owner of a Sevier County (Tennessee) hotel that was named the “dirtiest hotel in America” is suing the website that gave them that distinction. In a suit filed … Continue reading

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French Government going after Trip Advisor

http://www.tnooz.com/2011/05/11/news/french-government-joins-legal-threat-against-tripadvisor/ French government joins legal threat against TripAdvisor May 11, 2011 By Kevin May French hoteliers involved in a long-running legal drama over alleged “unfair commercial practices” byTripAdvisor and Expedia have secured the support of the French government. Synhorcat, a union of French hoteliers, is … Continue reading

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Trip Advisor reviewer being sued???

http://tripadvisorwatch.wordpress.com/2010/05/16/tripadvisor-and-reviewer-sued-for-libel/ TripAdvisor Reviewer Sued for Libel Posted on May 16, 2010 by Phil at TA_Watch| 23 Comments Back in 2007, a certain Jonathan Nicholls stayed at a vacation centre calledGumbo Limbo, in Sarasota, Florida, USA.  He later posted a scathing review onTripAdvisor. Libellous Review on TripAdvisor? As … Continue reading

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What Trip Advisor really thinks about free speech and the truth

Look at how Trip Advisor views free speech and arguably  about getting the truth about Trip Advisor before making your travel plans, discussion silenced: http://www.tripadvisor.com/ShowTopic-g187070-i12-k3561440-T_A_Expedia_being_sued-France.html#25636135 Was reported in the Ottawa Citizen, link has been disappeared: http://www.ottawacitizen.com/travel/French+hoteliers+Expedia/2918899/story.html

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Trip Advisor-Expedia being sued in France

“Expedia has been ordered to pay a US $484,000 fine for “misleading marketing practices” following complaints from the French national union of hoteliers, Synhorcat.” http://www.tripadvisorcomplaints.com/news/expedia-sued-by-french-hoteliers/ http://www.hoteliermiddleeast.com/12557-hoteliers-fine-expedia-for-misleading-marketing/ The story below in case the link is broken: “The travel-booking site and its … Continue reading

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