If you have any broken, ugly jewelry lying around in a drawer The whistleblower's post appeared on ComplaintsBoard last November.
somewhere, you've probably taken notice of a company called Cash4Gold
that promised to pay "top dollar" for your not-so-precious precious
metals. If you're like us, you might have even seen a post on
ComplaintsBoard.com by a former employee exposing Cash4Gold.
We featured it this February, as part of our ongoing coverage of
Cash4Gold, after the company raised its public profile with a
multi-million dollar Super Bowl ad. The post was indeed written by an
ex-employee, Michele Liberis, who is now being sued by the company for
defamation. Recently, Cash4Gold added Consumerist and ComplaintsBoard as co-defendants in its lawsuits (PDF) against Liberis and another former employee, Vielka Nephew
(PDF), in an attempt to force us to take the information down. Liberis
and Nephew have chosen to stand up to Cash4Gold's legal attack, and so
If you have any broken, ugly jewelry lying around in a drawer
The whistleblower's post appeared on ComplaintsBoard last November.
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