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Buyers are not allowed to threaten sellers with negative feedback, neutral feedback or low detailed seller ratings in order to obtain goods or services not included in the original listing.
Sellers may not require buyers to leave specific feedback or detailed seller ratings. Sellers also may not demand that buyers withdraw existing feedback or detailed seller ratings. These prohibitions apply to all Feedback activity, whether prior to, during, or after delivery of goods or services described in the original listing.
Violations of this policy may result in a range of actions, including:
Examples of Feedback Extortion
Examples That Aren't Feedback Extortion
If you have experienced feedback extortion, contact us.
Feedback is the foundation of trust on eBay. Using eBay feedback in an attempt to extort goods or services from another member undermines the integrity of the feedback system.
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