Why Is Yahoo Being Ordered to Give $2.7 Billion to a Mexican Yellow Pages Directory?
Not everything you read in a day is going to make sense. It makes sense that the Pope would join Twitter. It makes sense that Kate Middleton would be having a royal baby. But one thing that almost no one can make sense of is why Yahoo is being ordered to pay $2.7 billion—about 36 percent of all its money—to Mexico's Worldwide Directories and Ideas Interactivas, a yellow pages listings company. Yahoo won't talk about it, and the Mexican courts are keeping silent on the issue, so just what they did that blew up so expensively is a mystery. Yahoo said that it "believes the plaintiffs' claims are without merit and will vigorously pursue all appeals," so who even knows what's going on ...
Recommended For YouView More in Current
- > The Mythbusters Are Going to Test Walt White’s Machine Gun with Vince Gilligan
- > Polygamists in Montana Apply for Marriage License
- > Here’s What It Would Look Like If You Could See All the Asteroids in the Sky
- > Mosque Raises Thousands to Help Vandalized Catholic Church
- > Happy July 4 Weekend, Here’s a Crow Riding a Bald Eagle