Vorys attorneys are recognized as leaders on internet defamation and how to remove damaging content, online product diversion and false reviews. The firm's internet defamation group has unique experience assisting clients throughout the United States whose reputations are being damaged online.
Whitney Gibson, the leader of the firm's internet defamation group, has developed a reputation as a go-to attorney on internet matters. He has authored several articles for trade and popular media including an article titled “Identifying and Nailing the Online Defamer,” which appeared in PR News and "Five Things to Consider Before Filing an Internet Defamation Claim," which appeared in Texas Lawyer. In addition, Mr. Gibson is routinely interviewed by media, both print and broadcast (including Forbes.com) on internet-related issues. He is also the editor of the Internet Defamation Removal Attorneys blog.
Mr. Gibson has presented seminars across the country on various topics, including internet defamation; false reviews and their impact on business; internet defamation in the health care industry; and electronic discovery in complex litigation. He was also one of three featured presenters at Social Media Mania, a presentation for high school students coordinated by the producers of the Teen Choice Awards. The educational program debuted at Beverly Hills High School in November 2013 and teaches teens what they should and should not do on the internet and with their smart phones.
To request an interview or speaker on internet defamation related topics, please contact: Mr. Gibson at 855.542.9192.