Canadian Libel and Slander Actions

Irwin Law Inc.
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(Barrister, Bar of Ontario)


Canadian Libel and Slander Actions is a comprehensive, step-by-step guide to litigating a libel or slander action from the initial meeting with the client to the jury charge. It surveys more than 500 leading cases in Canada and elsewhere, providing expert insight into judicial interpretation of concepts such as express malice, fair comment, qualified and absolute privilege, justification and consent. It includes separate chapters on pleadings, discovery, evidence, damages, appeals, and Charter issues. The book is written by two of Canada’s most experienced and respected practitioners of defamation and media-related law. It is destined to be a classic in the field.

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