Saper Law wins appellate court argument in an unusual case involving internet fraud and misrepresentation

Saper Law wins it appeal on behalf of client Paula Bonhomme in a case that will surely set precedent for non-business related cases involving fraud in an online forum. The defendant in this case created a fake internet boyfriend, and no less than 20 fake friends and relatives, as part of an elaborate scheme to deceive the Plaintiff.

The following news outlets do a fantastic job  discussing the facts and legal issues related to this case:

Internetcases.com coverage: http://blog.internetcases.com/2011/03/19/fraud-misrepresentation-internet-illinois-fake-boyfriend-impersonation/

Ars Technica coverage: http://arstechnica.com/tech-policy/news/2011/03/lori-drew-redux-woman-faces-fraud-claim-thanks-to-fake-boyfriend-plot.ars?comments=1#comments-bar

Front page news of the Chicago Reader back in 2008:http://www.chicagoreader.com/chicago/2-good-2-b-true/Content?oid=1105976

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