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Defamation Questions and Answers

Yes, a statement can be defamatory even if you don't name the person you are talking about. The question is whether ordinary, sensible readers,...
Community Law Wellington & Hutt Valley answered 11 Sep 2013
You don't have a right to get these records wiped completely, but you can get your side of the story recorded. Your school is allowed to hold...
Community Law Wellington & Hutt Valley answered 6 Aug 2013
If a story is true, usually it can be published without legal repercussions. Because the night of heavy drinking was presumably in a public...
Community Law Wellington & Hutt Valley answered 10 Jun 2013
We are not aware of any "success only" lawyers in Auckland, but you could try calling around Auckland lawyers who are listed with the Auckland...
Community Law Wellington & Hutt Valley answered 26 Apr 2013
It depends on the circumstances of how the statements were made. You will probably want to visit a lawyer to talk about this if you are serious...
Community Law Wellington & Hutt Valley answered 24 Feb 2013