Defamation is the issuance of a false statement about another person, which causes that person to suffer harm.
lower the person’s reputation in the eyes of others
leads people to laughter, avoid or hate the person
harm the person’s reputation in business, deal or profession.
If you have been subjected to defamation, you should seek legal advice immediately from Michael Vassili Barristers & Solicitors to prevent the further spread of the defamatory material. Our defamation lawyers can advise you in relation to your prospects of success in bringing a claim for defamation.
On the other hand, if you have defamed somebody does not mean that you will be held liable in court. There are many defences available to you. Seek legal advice from Michael Vassili Barristers & Solicitors if you know about the defences available to you.