In Reply to: Len, Even that would be short of fair(more inside) posted by Harry on July 08, 2000 at 21:40:15:
: And since the IP address used to post was one from BMW (as opposed to say a BMW employee posting from his home), BMW can and easily will be held liable for everything that the employee said/did/implied.
: If there were ever a case where a corporation would BEG BEG BEG to settle, this is it!!
: Slander, illegal threats .... the legal list is long here.
: : : Here is a little more research on the ip# of that "No Sympathy" poster... the ip block is assigned to BMW of North America....
: : : UUNET Technologies, Inc. (NETBLK-NETBLK-UUNETCBLK16) NETBLK-UUNETCBLK16
: : : 188.8.131.52 - 184.108.40.206
: : : BMW of North America (NETBLK-UU-207-16-209-144) UU-207-16-209-144
: : : 220.127.116.11 - 18.104.22.168
: : : You can do the trace yourself by taking the IP# for the top of that "no sympathy" post and checking it at: http://whois.arin.net/whois/arinwhois.html and typing in th ip# in the search box...
: : : : : No kidding a 3.0 is faster than a 2.8 it doesn't take a rocket scientist to figure that one out. With all your bitching and threats of course they would do something its people like you that are making this world into what it is: A bunch of pussy ass men.
Sue? Yes. Win? Another story. I think Len should get a response from BMW - if he want's one. The thought of a lawsuit based on what that guy posted really gets my skin crawling. I wonder if any "ambulance chasers" have contacted Len yet.