Texas High Court Asked To Revive BBB Defamation Suit

Law360, Houston (August 14, 2013, 2:59 PM EDT) -- A Dallas lawyer asked the Texas Supreme Court on Monday to revive his defamation suit against the Better Business Bureau of Metropolitan Dallas Inc. for giving him an "F" rating, saying the case should not have been dismissed under a state law that protects free speech.

Lloyd Ward of Lloyd Ward & Associates PC argued in a petition for review filed with the high court that the Fifth District Court of Appeals incorrectly concluded that the BBB's negative review was covered by the Texas Citizens Participation...
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