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Defamation Libel And Slander Law Lawyers In Bridgeport California

Bridgeport is an unincorporated community that is the county seat of Mono County, California. It lies at an elevation of 6463 feet (1970 m). Bridgeport is located at the intersection of highways US 395 and State Route 182. The current population is 817.

What is defamation libel and slander law?

Defamation is any statement, whether written or oral, that injures the good name or reputation of another person. For a statement to be defamatory, it must not be true.

A defamation designed to be read is libel. Libel also may include harmful statements in a fixed medium, especially writing but also a picture, sign, or electronic broadcast.

An oral defamation is slander. Slander is a harmful statement in a transitory form, especially speech.

Answers to defamation libel and slander law issues in California

The term defamation refers to a false statement made about someone or some organization that is damaging to their...