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Why are both sides happy about latest ruling in Move/Zillow battle?

Judge rules that Zillow didn't destroy evidence, but says that one Zillow exec did
The details are telling: working in bad faith, executing a very secretive computer program, deleted files not really actually deleted, the destruction of property, professional misconduct, personal attacks. This is all in the latest Move/Zillow ruling. So how can both sides be happy about the way things are going? Because, here's what really happened.
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Judge hands Zillow latest victory in Move lawsuit

Or did it?
"There was no evidence presented that Zillow was in possession of any of the so-called missing storage devices," the judge overseeing the massive lawsuit between Zillow and Move stated in a new ruling. Move called for court sanctions against Zillow, claiming two former Move executives destroyed intellectual property before taking jobs at Zillow.
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Housing experts fear impact of Trump, Sanders presidency

Zillow survey shows experts bullish on Clinton; not so much on Trump, Sanders
Regardless of who wins in November, whether its presumptive Republican nominee Donald Trump, former Secretary of State Hillary Clinton, or Sen. Bernie Sanders, the next president will have an impact on housing. But just what kind of impact? According to a new Zillow survey, housing experts are concerned more by the prospect of a President Trump or a President Sanders.
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Top 10 fastest moving housing markets

Zillow data shows where buyers need to be ready
Nerdwallet conducted a study using data from Zillow to show the fastest moving housing markets, and the need for buyers to be prepared when faced with difficulty. The top markets include cities from Texas, California, Colorado and others.
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Zillow reports record traffic, but bottom line dented by Move/News Corp legal battle

Legal costs drag down Zillow earnings again
Things have never been better for the Zillow Group websites, which includes consumer brands Zillow, Trulia, StreetEasy, HotPads and Naked Apartments, in terms of website traffic, but the company's bottom line was again negatively affected by Zillow’s legal battle against Move, Realtor.com, the National Association of Realtors and News Corp.
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Monday Morning Cup of Coffee: Zillow, Move legal battle gets more complicated

Case will resume April 25
There are two vitally important housing legal battles going on right now that you need to be paying attention to. One deals with the new housing regulator that rules the block, and the other deals with the two most popular names in online real estate, both game-changers for the industry. Also, it's finally tax day. Already filed? How were your homeowner tax breaks?
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Move wants $2 billion in damages from Zillow for alleged trade secret theft

Can this cripple or destroy Zillow and Trulia?
One of the most contentious fights in the history of real estate listings is about to go nuclear, thanks to a "staggering" claim of damages from Move in its trade secret theft lawsuit against Zillow. Now, for the first time, Move is acknowledging just how damaging the alleged theft was to the company. But there's more to the story than just a ginormous number.
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CFPB partners with Zillow to collect homebuyer information

Participants will be monetarily rewarded
The Consumer Financial Protection Bureau wants more information about the home buying process and it’s willing to pay for it. According to an email sent Tuesday to consumers, the CFPB is partnering Zillow to gather more information about consumers’ experiences buying and selling a home.
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Zillow: The American Dream of homeownership strongest in Millennials, non-white Americans

Homeownership starts 'as a dream'
The American Dream of homeownership is still very much alive. A new report from Zillow shows that The American Dream is really about opportunity, which means a lot of things to a lot of different people. "For young Americans and Americans of color, the opportunity to own a home is a big part of that dream,” said Zillow's chief economist.
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