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Google penalized your website? you can actually sue them.

Discussion in 'BlackHat Lounge' started by gutterleech, Jun 2, 2016.

  1. gutterleech

    gutterleech Regular Member

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    This company sued Google for Deindexing their websites. It seems they were using a PBN like structure, as they had 365 websites. :D

    Extract:
    "on September 19, 2014, Google removed 231 of its websites from being displayed on Google or Google-affiliated websites because they had been identified as “pure spam.” Over time, 365 such websites were removed. As a result of these removals, plaintiff’s websites could not be located by anyone using the Google.com search engine. Plaintiff attempted to cause new websites to be listed in Google’s search results, but these new websites were rejected by Google because of their affiliation with plaintiff. Plaintiff alleges that the removal of its websites was inconsistent with statements published by Google in its “Removal Policies,” both in terms of what the Policy says and what it fails to say. Plaintiff alleges that Google’s public statements about its removal policy were false, deceptive, and misleading because they are inconsistent with what Google did to plaintiff, and identifies eight specific false statements. Plaintiff alleges that Google’s conduct towards it was motivated by anti-competitive reasons and to punish plaintiff for engaging in “pure spam” and not on the content of the websites."

    Full news story:
    http://www.forbes.com/sites/ericgol...-websites-from-its-search-index/#77b8205a22c9
     
  2. Dannythehat

    Dannythehat BANNED BANNED

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    You would need a pretty big affiliate network to "out muscle" Google in a courtroom.
     
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  3. RafaViQ

    RafaViQ Power Member

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    Who the fuck sues Google?
     
  4. Capo Dei Capi

    Capo Dei Capi BANNED BANNED

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    Google will either win by appealing it to a higher court or by lobbying to get the law changed to give them more protection.
     
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  5. Netvertiser

    Netvertiser Registered Member

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    You can always sue Google.
     
  6. SilasWilk

    SilasWilk Registered Member

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    Team up and sue google for 1B, and after the court we are the ones that must pay 1B
     
  7. tokokipiani

    tokokipiani Power Member

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    No you can not, It is not the best idea to do that. You will lose tons of money while getting ready for court