Defamation

what is the libel-proof doctrine?
800 534 Cynthia Conlin

Libel-proof doctrine: Can a person’s reputation be so bad as to make him libel-proof?

The “libel-proof plaintiff doctrine” is a defense to defamation, though one that has not been applied in in Florida. What is the libel proof doctrine? The underlying theory behind the…

demand letter
800 533 Cynthia Conlin

How can I hire a lawyer to write a demand letter?

FOR WHATEVER reason, you’ve reached a point where you want someone else to do something, give you something, or to stop doing something. A demand letter, or a cease and…

William Shatner defamation lawsuit
648 482 Cynthia Conlin

Defamation lawsuit against William Shatner dismissed, again

A MAN NAMED Peter Sloan, purported son of William Shatner, sued the James T. Kirk/Danny Crane actor for defamation in February. The Middle District of Florida (Tampa division) quickly dismissed the original…