Florida Court Holds That “Business Rating” on BBB’s Website is Not Defamation (Home Performance v. BBB)
- By : Cbh
- Category : Defamation
In a short (and not surprising) opinion, the Florida Second District Court of Appeal held that a business rating of a “D+” on the Better Business Bureau’s website was not defamation but, instead, was a constitutionally-protected, non-actionable opinion “based on an evaluating process and a subjective opinion which was not sufficiently factual to be suspectible of proven true or false” (quote cleaned up).
Home Performance v. BBB is here.