Attorney Resume Writer Wendi Weiner Sues Mike Podesto in Federal Court
On April 2, 2019, Wendi Weiner, attorney and resume writer and owner of The Writing Guru, filed a lawsuit against Mike Podesto of Find My Profession in Florida federal court alleging damages, injunctive relief, costs, and attorneys fees under claims for: (i) Libel; (ii) Libel Per Se; (iii) Deceptive or Unfair Conduct under Florida’s Deceptive and Unfair Trade Practices Act (Fla. Stat. § 501.201, et seq.); and (iv) Material Misrepresentation under 17 U.S.C. § 512(f). The case number for the lawsuit is: 19-cv-60859 and Wendi Weiner, attorney, is represented by Darren Heitner of Heitner Legal.
Read the Lawsuit Filed in Federal Court Against Mike Podesto
A copy of the 15-page complaint is attached below. The 4th count for material misrepresentation pertains to a DMCA counter-notice filed for Wendi Weiner. Two previous cease and desist letters were submitted to Mike Podesto regarding the fake reviews and his defamatory articles. Wendi documented his fake reviews and patterns of conduct over an 18-month period in an article which can be read here.Complaint