Libel and Slander

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Social Media and Online Defamation

There are two main types of defamation: libel, or written defamation, and slander, or verbal defamation.

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Damages in a Defamation Case

In a defamation case in which the plaintiff is claiming harm from libel or slander, that harm is typically quantified as damages, which are usually di...

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Defamation Law Made Simple

Defamation is a catch-all term for any statement that hurts someone's reputation. Written defamation is called libel, and spoken defamation is called ...

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