Unfortunately, the legal bases for America Online's countersuit against Cyber Promotions
were rooted in claims of action that would not be available to a private citizen who is interested in eliminating the recurrence of SPAM and pop-up advertisements on her personal computer.
The Cyber Promotions
of the world would be completely shut down, because no ISP would be stupid enough to give them access, lest they have their own access severed.
1) Cyber Promotions
was found not to have a First Amendment right to send spare to AOL subscribers and thus AOL could attempt to block such messages via technical means.
And the Beelzebub of the trade is Stanford "call me Spamford" Wallace, whose Cyber Promotions
send out 25 million e- mails A DAY on behalf of 8000 clients.
Judge Diane Wayne granted Earthlink's request for a preliminary injunction against Philadelphia-based Cyber Promotions
In 1997, online service provider CompuServe sued prominent Internet junk mailer Cyber Promotions
, a Philadelphia advertising agency, contended it had a First Amendment free-speech, free-press right to send over the Internet unsolicited e-mail ads to AOL's subscribers.
Nasdaq:ELNK) Monday announced that it received a $2 million consent judgment in its suit against infamous spammer Cyber Promotions
Weiner is presiding over a suit Cyber Promotions
This announcement comes on the heels of EarthLink's recent victory in securing a full injunction against Cyber Promotions