As you may have guessed would happen had you been frequenting Virtual Legality, Parler has lost in its request to force Amazon to support its service.
But just how did the court decide to deny the injunction request? And where, did it perhaps get a bit too...editorial?
Let's dive in.
We may be right, but we may also just be crazy...in Virtual Legality.
#Parler #Amazon #Lawsuit
Discussed in this episode:
"Big Tech at Large"
YouTube Playlist - Hoeg Law
"The Parler vs Amazon Lawsuit: Do They Have a Case? (VL386)"
YouTube Video - January 12, 2021 - Hoeg Law
"Amazon Answers Parler Lawsuit! "No More Than A Meritless Claim" (VL390)"
YouTube Video - January 14, 2021 - Hoeg Law
"Parler's Legal Response to Amazon - Stretching the Truth (VL391)"
YouTube Video - January 18, 2021 - Hoeg Law
"ORDER DENYING MOTION FOR PRELIMINARY INJUNCTION"
Parler v Amazon Web Services - Filed January 21, 2021
"Elements of the Offense"
Justice Department - Sherman (Criminal) Guidelines
"AWS Customer Agreement"
Updated November 30, 2020
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|03:23||The Court's Overview|
|13:25||Parler is NOT Likely to Win its Antitrust Claim|
|18:26||Parler is NOT Likely to Win its Breach Claim|
|22:09||Parler is NOT Likely to Win its Tort Claim|
|24:20||Parler MAY be Irreparably Harmed|
|27:51||A NInth Circuit Look at Serious Questions and Hardships|
|30:14||Editorializing on Equities and the Public|
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