Accuracy in real estate listings: Data errors raise concerns over legal damages, responsibility

The Combined Los Angeles/Westside Multiple Listing Service (CLAW) decided to delay syndicating its listings to portals such as Trulia and Zillow by 48 hours, while the Austin Board of Realtors (ABOR) took the bolder move to stop syndicating to non-Realtor-affiliated consumer websites altogether after April 30, 2014. Are these moves shoveling sand against the tide or harbingers of a tsunami that could wash away the listing portals as we know them ...