New York State Bar Journal, Vol. 82, p. 58, Nov./Dec. 2010
7 Pages Posted: 6 Dec 2010
Date Written: November 2010
This article is a primer on the law of defamation in New York. The article discusses the definition of defamation, litigation issues involving pre-complaint disclosure, defenses such as truth and opinion, and the different types of privileges.
Keywords: Defamation, Torts, Employment Law, Privileges, Opinion
JEL Classification: J50, J58, K30, K31, K41, K42
Suggested Citation: Suggested Citation
Rubinstein, Mitchell H., A Peek at New York Defamation Law (November 2010). New York State Bar Journal, Vol. 82, p. 58, Nov./Dec. 2010; NYLS Legal Studies Research Paper No. 10/11 #14. Available at SSRN: https://ssrn.com/abstract=1719601