Your Right To Leave Bad Reviews Is Being Debated In Congress
Congress is currently reviewing a bill that would make nondisparagement clauses void in consumer review cases.By Mikah Sargent | November 7, 2015
These days, buying a product, booking a hotel or requesting a service online typically involve a bit of research — you read what others have to say about whatever it is you're about to spend money on.
"After reading all the reviews, I know I'm making the right choice," said Dawn R. in an Angie's List commercial.
If you see loads of bad reviews, chances are you're not going to spend your money on that product or service. And that's why some companies have taken to introducing nondisparagement clauses, essentially forcing customers into agreeing to not leave bad reviews or they'll face consequences.