Some anonymous drone at LinkedIn took it upon his or herself (there are no other options) to waste the time and hurt the reputation of a customer. When that customer got fed up by such horrendous abuse from a company that was supposed to provide a service, that same anonymous, unaccountable petty person or collection of people told that customer to go spend money on lawyers to sue LinkedIn for access to the data that customer (erroneously) believes he owns.
Christopher Messina is an investor and entrepreneur with deep experience in the global capital markets, cybersecurity, commodities and financial technology. He is on multiple advisory and corporate boards in advanced data science, natural resources mining and asset trading (traditional, Shari’ah compliant and digital) and does significant nonprofit work in US national security and on behalf of American veterans. Mr. Messina is a graduate of The College at the University of Chicago, and holds an MBA from the Australian Graduate School of Management. He is Co-Founder and Host of the Messy Times podcast.