Spamhaus award reduced from $11m to $3
Posted in: Spam at 07/09/2011 23:33
A UK anti-spam company that had previously been ordered to pay more than $11 million in damages for 'blacklisting' a US marketing company will only need to pay a nominal $3 amount following a US court ruling.
Spamhaus is a UK company that blacklists businesses that it says are behind spam emails. It had been ordered to pay e360 more than $11 million in damages in 2006 by a US court after the company successfully claimed that it had lost business as a result of blacklisting by Spamhaus.