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Understanding Defamation

16 November, 2018

This factsheet explains what defamation is, what defences are available, and what to do if you are concerned that you or your group might be sued.

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This factsheet is for general information purposes only, it is not legal advice. Important legal details have been omitted to provide a brief overview of this area of the law. If you require legal advice relating to your particular circumstances contact EDO or your solicitor. © EDO Qld Current as at October 2018.

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