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Defamation Libel And Slander Law Lawyers In Lamont Kansas

Lamont (also La Monts Mill) is an unincorporated community in northeastern Greenwood County, Kansas, United States. It lies along K-58 northeast of the city of Eureka, the county seat of Greenwood County. Its elevation is 1,125 feet (343 m), and it is located at 38°6′45″N 96°1′36″W / 38.1125°N 96.02667°W / 38.1125; -96.02667 (38.1125234, -96.0266589). Although Lamont is unincorporated, it has a post office, with the ZIP code of 66855.

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 Kansas

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