I sued my former employer. I googled my name and my lawsuit was displayed twice. A former colleague also sued the same employer and when I googled her name, her lawsuit was not displayed. Why was her lawsuit not displayed, while mine was? I realize that a lawsuit is public information. I asked my attorney if she was ever able to remove a lawsuit listing from the Internet, and she said she was, but that it was a lot of work to do so. Do any of you have experience successfully removing lawsuits from Internet searches? Do prospective employers typically google candidates? I realize that some employers do criminal background checks, but not a search of civil records. Thank you for your expertise!
A lawsuit is a public record, and thus may show up on the internet. I do not know of a way to remove it.
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