Enforcing Injunctions Against 3rd Parties in Online Defamation


The Plaintiffs in Blockowicz v. Ramey were victims of online defamation on social networking and other websites. The Plaintiffs were successful in getting a default judgment against the Defendants and an injunction to remove the defamatory material. Blockowicz v. Ramey, 2009 U.S. Dist. LEXIS 118599 (N.D. Ill. Dec. 21, 2009).

The Plaintiffs’ challenge: Enforcement of the injunction on 3rd parties who hosted the defamatory statements.

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Published In: Civil Procedure Updates, Civil Remedies Updates, Electronic Discovery Updates

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