Defamation

communications decency act protects website
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Communications Decency Act protects website in a lawsuit for removal of defamatory postings

4th DCA: CDA applies to injunctions, too Earlier this month, the Fourth District Court of Appeals found that the Communications Decency Act protected websites in actions for injunctive relief as well…

false police report
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Is filing a false police report defamation? (Qualified privilege in Florida)

This is a question I get asked with relative frequency.  In most cases, the answer is no: The fact that someone made a false police report does not mean that…

man crying from the stress after filing a lawsuit
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Three things you need to know about filing a lawsuit

I get a lot of phone calls from people about filing a lawsuit for whatever reason.  A lot of these people are reacting emotionally to one or more incidents that occurred and do…