User namePassword 
 
 Print this Issue Home  •  Archive  •  About Us  •  Contact Us Subscribe  • 
Publication Articles from 2017
Read Articles from Year > 2017 > 2015 > 2014 > 2013 > 2010 > 2009 > 2007 > 2006 > 2004 > 2003
Publication    November 3, 2017  
Lei Vaa v Tony Barakat

Woman caught stealing on shop CCTV fails to prove publication of a poster featuring her photo and the caption “THIEF” ... She also fails to prove a conversation with the defendant was published to a third person …The credit of both parties found wanting by NSW District Court Judge Judith Gibson ... more

Publication    August 22, 2017  
Brian Taylor v Sheena Hewitt

The problems of self-representation are painfully apparent in defamation proceedings brought over a post on a company’s Facebook page … Proceedings are dismissed for lack of evidence – of any kind ... more

Publication    April 10, 2017  
UK woman wins permission to appeal Facebook libel

A woman who defamed her former husband on Facebook and was ordered to pay damages of £5000 is granted leave to appeal … At issue is the responsibility for publication of statements on social media … This report from Media Lawyer’s Mike Dodd ... more