Shooting the messenger eh? Hindustan Times, 24 June 2011

24 Jun 2011- Hindustan Times Shooting the messenger, eh? Can you sue a search engine? That’s the question on everyone’s mind ever since Delhi-based  business bigwig and filmmaker Arindam Chaudhuri filed a lawsuit of Rs 50 crore against Google and three other publications. According to Chaudhuri, Google has been “publishing, distributing… the defamat ory libelous…

Google Sued for Showing Defamatory Results, Rob D Young , Hindustan Times June 23, 2011

In New Dehli, Arindam Chaudhuri filed a major lawsuit against Google and several other sites for publishing and distributing “defamatory, libelous, and slanderous articles.” His action created a maelstrom of debate on whether or not aggregation websites, including search engines, can be held responsible for showing libelous information created by other groups. Karnika Seth, an expert in cyber law who…