defamation

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Synonyms for defamation

Synonyms for defamation

Synonyms for defamation

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

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At present, no reported decision from a Florida state court has addressed whether a hyperlink can serve as the basis for a defamation or trade libel claim under Florida law.
These statutes, which often overlap with trade libel theories, typically include fee shifting to permit the prevailing party to recover attorney's fees.
In an opinion that focused entirely on procedural grounds, Sotomayor upheld the Minnesota court's ruling dismissing the trade libel and defamation claims and held that there was personal jurisdiction over the business claims, thus allowing them to go forward," RCFP said.
any form of the following, but only as a result of content: defamation, disparagement or harm to the character, reputation or feelings of any person or entity, including libel, slander, product or service disparagement, trade libel, infliction of emotional distress, outrage or outrageous conduct;
CV 08 1376 EDL) for False Advertising, Trademark Infringement, Computer Fraud and Abuse, Defamation, Trade Libel, Intentional Interference with Prospective Economic Relations and Unfair Competition.
This obviously has to be done very carefully, to avoid any counterclaims for defamation or trade libel.
The trade libel complaint filed in state court underscores Schwab's determination to reclaim its reputation as a bargain brokerage.
The lawsuit alleges unfair business practices, trade libel and tortuous interference with PeopleSoft's customer relationships.
The lawsuit alleges unfair business practices, trade libel and tortious interference with PeopleSoft's customer relationships.
California, alleging unfair competition, false advertising, and trade libel against Akamai.