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an abusive attack on a person's character or good name

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commits a tortious action without the state causing injury to person or property within the state, except as to a cause of action for defamation of character arising from the act, if he
In concrete terms, a French person could sue a United Kingdom-based newspaper for defamation of character in the UK but ask the British court to apply French privacy laws as the damage was sustained in France.
This is not counting the lost job opportunities I have suffered, or the problems it created in my twenty-year marriage that ended up in divorce, or the health and stress related problems, or the threats I have received, or the lies, slander, and defamation of character towards me, or the ability to enjoy our property with my sons and family.
He has accused Moore of libel, defamation of character, invasion of privacy and intentional infliction of emotional distress.
The solution offers corporate users protection against e-mail viruses and spam, and also protects against legislative considerations such as accidental contracting, defamation of character and sexual harassment.
An inmate filed an action against the Federal Bureau of Prisons (BOP) under the Federal Tort Claims Act (FTCA), alleging claims of defamation of character, negligence, battery and constitutional claims.
Codikow, who denied the charges, had countersued for defamation of character and sexual harassment.
Plaintiff alleges conspiracy and defamation of character.
She subsequently filed a libel suit in the Mexico City Attorney General's Office April 16 against the newspaper, stating that the April 12 article contained false information and was an intentional defamation of character.
Faculty members will not tolerate this infringement on academic freedom and defamation of character, nor would you if you were in our positions," Clahane's e-mail said.
When company officials indicated that her contract was not renewed due to her declining powers, the ballerina launched a wrongful dismissal suit as well as libel actions for defamation of character.
Damage awards may also be paid as a result of actions brought for libel, slander and defamation of character, involving personal and professional reputation (which have been considered personal injuries in the past), Remedies for personal injury affecting personal reputation could include damages for emotional distress resulting from personal humiliation and shame.
I invite readers to judge for themselves whether this would constitute defamation of character or not.
More than that, I consider portraying the unit as incompetent, borderline cowards with more than a normal share of "Section 8" prospects a gross defamation of character, especially of the surviving members of the 25th Infantry Division.
The PCC in London is designed to protect individuals from defamation of character and intrusion into their private lives by certain sections of the press.