If your mark is registered, and assuming that they are telling the truth about using the mark first, you can sue to have their mark limited to a certain geographic area or a certain type of product/service. In a case I dealt with like this, a lawsuit was filed but the parties came to an agreement...Read more »
The guy took pictures of my van and the person who put gas on open air without mask keeping 6 feet distance. The person who took a picture posted it on my business yelp page and put 1 star review. I have all 5 star reviews. He is not my customer and he is just trying to ruin my business. Because of... Read more »
As Maurice said, you can sue anybody for anything. The question is whether you have a chance of winning. Here, the question is whether the reviewer said or implied anything false. If so, then depending on the specific circumstances, you may be able to sue for a court order forcing him to take down...Read more »
It depends. I have sued a property owner for damage caused by its contractor. But it's unlikely that respondeat superior will apply. A principal can instead be held liable based on its own negligence in hiring, instructing, equipping, or directing the contractor.
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