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Hannah Stephens

Can I Sue for Defamation of Character Over Something Said About Me Online?

Defamation via social media isn't just hurtful — it can lead to real-life consequences. Understanding defamation law can help you determine whether you have a case, but it's worth consulting a lawyer with experience in online defamation suits.

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Leigh Morgan

What Is White Collar Crime?

Law enforcement professionals group similar offenses into broad categories. White-collar crime is one of those classifications.

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Leigh Morgan

What Is Fraud?

Before you make any financial decisions, learn more about fraud and how it can affect you.

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Carina Jenkins J.D.

Celebrities! They're Just Like Us … Except When It Comes to Defamation Cases

Public figures, such as politicians and celebrities, must meet a higher legal standard when suing for defamation of character.

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Elizabeth Marcant

How Much Does It Cost to Sue Someone?

A lawsuit can provide a way for an injured party to receive compensation for their losses, often making a positive difference in their life going forward. But how much does it cost to sue someone?

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Rachel Elle

Do I Have a Defamation of Character Case?

When words tread into the realm of real-world implications, there may be cause for a defamation of character legal case, a process that can make amends for harm caused.

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Kaia Koglin

What is Defamation of Character?

Can you sue for defamation? Understanding what defamation of character is — and what it isn’t — can help you make a decision about your legal options.

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Shelley Frost

Can I Countersue?

Can you countersue someone for wasting your time with a lawsuit? Countersuing could be an option depending on the circumstances of the case.

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