Defamation and protection of reputation

Defamation lawyers work with brands and individuals to navigate defamation lawsuits and devise strategies for the protection of reputation.

In the Information Age, defamation and brand protection are more relevant than ever before due to the speed at which materials can be published and distributed. While traditional print media remains front and centre in many defamation actions, new media technologies such as social media, website blogs and online review platforms are increasingly the subject of defamation of character disputes.

Defamatory content can be created and distributed in minutes. The distribution speed means proactive and quick responses are vital in reducing harm or damage to a person's character or reputation - whether that be in deploying a crisis management response or sending a concerns notice about the publication.

Defamation chat

Defamation is a very technical area of law, and often it is hard to know what options are available to you. Our defamation chat is open 24/7 to provide you with information about the circumstances and defences that may be applicable to your defamation claim. It also collects information to help our lawyers assess your potential claim. The chat enables you to submit posts, images or documents for our lawyers to review.

After using the defamation chat, you are entitled to receive a free initial call of up to 30 minutes with one of our defamation lawyers to provide you with advice about your claim and possible solutions or resolution strategies for you to consider.

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