The first celebrity lawsuit against Twitter came and went as fast as a tweet -- or did it? St. Louis Cardinals manager Tony La Russa said Friday that he'd settled his suit against Twitter over a snarky impersonator on the microblogging site. But Twitter now says there was no deal, and plans to fight the case in court. The sudden change in legal strategy shows that the young, popular and still-unblemished-by-litigation start-up reconsidered the implications of settling early, observers say.
Twitter Says It Will Fight La Russa Suit Over Fake Tweets
June 9, 2009