Same here as all above mentioned.
I 've come close to purchase some bare bone package to boost my 2nd acquired laundromat. It has 2 negative reviews for the previous owner during 2013 and 2014.
I took it over at April 2015. I made my case to Yelp that I can provide an officially lease copy to proof the date I start taking over and 90% of the personnel has since changed except for the weekly roof top cleaning guy. I kept the business name simply because most of the customer voted for it during my first week there and polling. I also pointed out to Yelp that all the reviews have been positive since I took over, Yelp has to take out the dated negative review in order for me to purchase their package. They failed doing just that and their sales person was really frustrated.SCREW YELP!
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