People posting false sexual content& info about me & my business, I have contacted the sites directly and they are uncooperative

Asked about 1 year ago - Saint Louis, MO

contacted the web-masters and the site directly and they refuse to remove the content, stating that my business (including names and photos copied from face-book) provides sexual activities for $. Which has resulted in numerous customers trying to seek these sexual advances. What can I do

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  1. Ronald Jay Eisenberg

    Contributor Level 15

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    Answered . Hire a letter to send a cease and dismiss letter and if false information is being published, consult with a lawyer regarding a defamation suit.

    My comments are general in nature, are not legal advice as to your specific issue, and do not establish an... more
  2. Benjamin Peter Kafka

    Contributor Level 4

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    Answered . In many jurisdictions false statements of that nature are 'per se' defamatory, and damages are presumed. You should contact an attorney immediately.

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