Pittsburgh Lawyer Calls Ex-Client's Bad Review Libel, Stalking

Law360 (September 6, 2019, 9:05 PM EDT) -- A Pittsburgh criminal defense and personal injury lawyer's disgruntled ex-client left multiple bad reviews for the attorney on Google that amounted to libel and cyberstalking, dinging his perfect rating and costing him customers, he says in a complaint filed Friday in Pennsylvania state court.

Robert E. Mielnicki says that Jason Depp, whom he had represented around 2011, posted and constantly refreshed a negative review on Google that misrepresented how Mielnicki had handled the case, knocking his five-star rating down to a 4.7.

He argues that Depp's reposting and constant editing of the review kept it at the top of Google's results...

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