Explore what’s critical to the development and prosecution of defamation, libel, and slander cases. From the identification of anonymous publishers to the scope of judicial privilege, to the uncertain status of conditional privileges and recent appellate decisions, the treatment of the subject is thorough and complete.
Summary of Contents
Public Officials and Public Figures
Actual Malice in Defamation Actions
Punitive Damages in Defamation and Privacy Actions – Definitions & Proof
Defamation and Privacy Law in the Pennsylvania Workplace
Defamation, Jurisdiction, and the Internet – Recent Developments in the Law