Defamation—training materials
Defamation—training materials

The following TMT precedent provides comprehensive and up to date legal information covering:

  • Defamation—training materials

These training materials consist of template PowerPoint slides that can be used as the basis of one or more training seminars on defamation law. The training materials reflect changes implemented by the Defamation Act 2013 and topics covered include: the distinction between libel and slander; the elements of a defamation claim; damage to reputation and serious harm; publication; defences and remedies. It is anticipated that those providing training will use these slides as a helpful starting point for their presentations and then amend them accordingly to reflect their particular circumstances.

The training materials are customisable.

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  1. What is defamation?

  2. Distinction between libel and slander

  3. Elements of a defamation claim

  4. A defamatory statement

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