Many companies have found themselves the target of malicious and negative reviews on the infamous site ripp off report, where it is almost impossible to get the reviews removed (unless you pay them a lot of money) but there is a way to remove reviews from rippoff report according to the lawyers at Hutcherson Law. RipOffReport which allows anonymous posters to post complaints against companies which are unverified and unproven has been accused of being a scam set up to effectively extort money out of companies.
There are many such examples of erroneous negative claims made against companies using forums, blog posts, review sites and many other online resources to achieve the result of having a negative impact on a companies reputation.
To defend against such attacks which are often the result of competitors wishing to disrupt their rivals success, companies need to establish effective online reputation management campaigns. Here we provide you some tips as to how to deal with these forms of attack but given the nature of these problems each case has to be investigated and handled best according to the gravity of the problem and thus providing the most secure and elegant solution.
Online websites which offer open reviews (where anyone can leave a review anonymously) who then charge a fee to have bad reviews removed etc. find themselves in a powerful situation and which is often exploited causing the target of the negative review or allegation anguish and given there is nothing one can do from a legal point of view to have the so-called reviews removed these companies often tread a fine line between of what would be considered ethical, in favor of easy profits.