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e Bay owned approximately 25%, and Newmark is believed to own the largest stake.
to "remedy the substantial and ongoing harm to fair competition" that Craigslist claimed was constituted by e Bay's actions as Craigslist shareholders; the company claimed that it had used its minority stake to gain access to confidential information, which it then used as part of its competing service Kijiji. announced that it would divest its stake back to Craigslist for an undisclosed amount, and settle its litigation with the company.
He was promoted to CEO in The website expanded into nine more U. On the same day, a new section called "Gigs" was added, where low-cost and unpaid jobs can be posted free.
The initial technology encountered some limits, so by Majordomo had been installed and the mailing list "Craigslist" resumed operations.
"If you impose liability on Craigslist, You Tube and Facebook for anything their users do, then they're not going to take chances.
It would likely result in the takedown of what might otherwise be perfectly legitimate free expression." Craigslist announced on September 15, 2011, that it had closed its adult services in the United States, however, it defended its right to carry such ads.
The site received criticism and complaints from attorneys general that the section's ads were facilitating prostitution and child sex trafficking.
Matt Zimmerman, senior staff attorney for the Electronic Frontier Foundation, said, "Craigslist isn't legally culpable for these posts, but the public pressure has increased and Craigslist is a small company." Brian Carver, attorney and assistant professor at UC Berkeley, said that legal threats could have a chilling effect on online expression.
Community members started asking for a web interface.