Slander. The term Libel, Slander, and defamation are frequently confused with each other. They are all similar in that they all fall into the same general area of law that concerns false statements which harm a person’s reputation. This general area of law is called defamation. Libel and slander are types of defamatory statements. Libel… Continue reading Slander


Libel is the act of publishing a false statement that causes people to have a bad opinion of someone. Also known as calumny, verification, defamation, slander or traducement is the oral or written communication of a false statement about another that unjustly harms their reputation and usually constitutes a tort or crime. In some countries,… Continue reading Libel