American woman suffered a very difficult position when she discovered that she is threatened to pay a large fine is estimated at $ 3,500 because of the criticism and complaints from a U.S.A site on the Internet, this strange story that moved us site Gawker.
In the details of the story, Jen Palmer’s husband bought her some Christmas gifts from KlearGear.com site specializing in electronic devices and tools, when the merchandise still hadn’t arrived a month later the financial transaction via PayPal has been canceled after 30 days.
This thing push women to write a complaint message tells about her bad experience with the site and details of the incident on RippOffReport website which specializes in Post of consumers complaints annoyed and dissatisfied with the services of companies or websites.
But the problems begun a few days ago when the site KlearGea sent to this women an email demanding the withdraw of the complaint published on their website or else it will be required to pay a fine to the site estimated at 3500 $ ,the reason for this is violated a non-disparagement clause. It turns out that, hidden within the terms of sale on Kleargear.com there is a clause that reads:
“In an effort to ensure fair and honest public feedback, and to prevent the publishing of libelous content in any form, your acceptance of this sales contract prohibits you from taking any action that negatively impacts kleargear.com, its reputation, products, services, management or employees.”
The clause goes on to say if a consumer violates the contract they will have 72 hours to remove your post or face a $3500 fine. If that fine is not paid, the delinquency will be reported to the nation’s credit bureaus.
Jen Palmer contacted RipOffReport.com to have the post removed, but they told her there was a charge of $2,000 to remove negative reviews.
Finally the advantage that we can take of this story is : you review the terms and conditions of use, especially in the case of doing a financial transactions websites!
Woman Fined $3500 for Leaving a Negative Review Online
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