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Defamation Libel And Slander Law Lawyers In Greenville Utah

Greenville is an unincorporated community in eastern Beaver County, Utah, United States. It lies along State Route 21 west of the city of Beaver, the county seat of Beaver County. Its elevation is 5,666 feet (1,727 m), and it is located at 38°15′16″N 112°42′45″W / 38.25444°N 112.7125°W / 38.25444; -112.7125 (38.2544146, -112.7124431). Although Greenville is unincorporated, it has a post office, with the ZIP code of 84731. Greenville was first settled in 1861.

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 Utah

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