General information on defamation law

In this section we cover topics on:

  • The definition of defamation
  • The difference between libel and slander
  • How to make a defamation claim
  • The elements of a defamation claim
  • Online defamation

If you know that you want to make a claim in either libel or slander you can find information specific to that claim under its own section within Defamation law.

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