Defamation, Libel, Slander: Hire An Attorney
Have you been defamed, libeled or slandered? Call ZuppkeLaw immediately to see if you have a right to recover damages. You only have one (1) year to pursue these claims. If your business or personal reputation has been damaged by malicious or reckless statements, you may have a case.
The Defamation laws are complicated, and you need an attorney who handles these special claims. Generally, due to federal laws, you have no practical recourse against online computer services with respect to third-party content generated by its users. At its core, the federal law provides immunity from liability for providers and users of an "interactive computer service" who publish information provided by third-party users. However, you may have direct recourse against the person who posts defamatory communications.
There is generally immunity for statements made in courts and court documents, to police officers and police agencies and the like. Due to defamation laws being incredibly complex, it’s best to hire an attorney with defamation case experience. If your personal name has been damaged by false and malicious communication, or your business defamed, Call ZuppkeLaw to find out whether you have recourse today.