Dragonfly & Defamation

Libel Tourism And Forum Shopping: The Supreme Court Of Canada Applies The Van Breda Test To An Internet Defamation Claim – Libel & Defamation

To print this article, all you need is to be registered or login on Mondaq.com. In Haaretz.com v. Goldhar,1 a decision released on June 6, 2018, the Supreme Court of Canada confronted the array of thorny analytical and practical issues raised by multijurisdictional defamation claims. In the first paragraph of her reasons, Justice Côté framed …

Libel Tourism And Forum Shopping: The Supreme Court Of Canada Applies The Van Breda Test To An Internet Defamation Claim – Libel & Defamation Read More »

Defamation Law Developments – Libel & Defamation

The Supreme Court recently substituted a defamation damages award in an appeal from the Court of Appeal, giving important guidance around the assessment of damages in defamation cases. We explore the leading judgment of the Supreme Court in this note, together with the proposed changes to Irish defamation laws outlined in the recently published Review …

Defamation Law Developments – Libel & Defamation Read More »