Virginia woman is sued for $750,000 after writing scathing Yelp reviewSubmitted by emalvini on Thu, 12/06/2012 - 17:48
Virginia woman is sued for $750,000 after writing scathing Yelp review
Jane Perez accused Dietz Development of damaging her home, stealing jewelry and trespassing after she hired the company to work on her house
Dietz Development owner Christopher Dietz says he lost $300,000 over because customers fled after the review
Judge preliminarily sided with Dietz and ordered Perez to remove some parts of her review
By JOHN CLARKE and MICHAEL ZENNIE
PUBLISHED: 02:34 EST, 6 December 2012 | UPDATED: 11:32 EST, 6 December 2012
Suing: Christopher Dietz says his construction business has lost $300,000 over the negative review on Yelp.
Better think twice before you slam a business with a bad review on Yelp - one Virginia woman is being sued for it.
Jane Perez was slapped with a $750,000 lawsuit by Dietz Development after she publicly logged complaints about construction work the building contractor performed on her home.
In her write-ups on the popular business review sites Yelp and Angie's List, Perez accused the company of damaging her house, trespassing and stealing jewelry.
Read more: http://www.dailymail.co.uk/news/article-2243820/Virginia-wom...
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