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Published by Practising Law Institute in New York .
Written in English

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  • United States.

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  • Libel and slander -- United States.

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StatementRobert D. Sack.
Classifications
LC ClassificationsKF1266 .S2
The Physical Object
Paginationxxxii, 697 p. ;
Number of Pages697
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL4125658M
LC Control Number80083479

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  Judge Robert D. Sack of the 2nd U.S. Circuit Court of Appeals, author of the defamation treatise, Sack on Defamation: Libel, Slander and Related Problems, describes when a libel suit might result from a work of fiction. Books in the Library Elements of an Action (Minnesota Practice vols. 28, 28A Chapter 14 covers Libel/Slander. Sack on Defamation: Libel, Slander, and Related Problems (5th ed.) by Robert D. Sack. Call Number: Main KF S22 2 . In this article, we'll discuss key legal issues related to online defamation, and we'll look at some real-life examples. (For in-depth information on defamation law, check out all of the articles in Nolo's Defamation, Libel & Slander section. The Problem of Online Defamation. Judge Robert Sack, in his treatise Sack on Defamation: Libel, Slander and Related Problems, describes the doctrine as “a notorious person is without a good name and therefore may not recover for injury to it.” (§).