05/23/2010 05:12 am ET Updated May 25, 2011 Decision: Banks Convince Court To Pull Down Hot Stock Tips For Ordinary Investors

A while ago, a group of banks sued a Web site called to prevent the site from publishing news headlines about their stock upgrades and downgrades. Last week, Judge Denise Cote, of the United States District Court in New York, ruled in favor of the banks. The decision could have big implications for who gets Wall Street's hottest tips, and when.