YouTube Gets Easy Section 230 Win–Gavra v Google

8 10 2013

By Eric Goldman

Gavra v. Google Inc., 2013 WL 3788241 (N.D. Cal. July 17, 2013). The complaint.

I [heart] easy 47 USC 230 cases. Here, a Romanian lawyer felt 13 YouTube clips, posted by an ex-client, defamed her. After sending an unsuccessful takedown notice to YouTube and initiating an unresolved prosecution in Romania, Gavra sued Google “for invasion of privacy, defamation, and ‘blackmail/extortion,’ arising from Google’s continuing distribution of the videos even after Gavra provided notice.”


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