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3 July 2013

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by: Australia Lawyers

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Categories: General Law

What is Defamation? Defamation is the publication of a defamatory matter about an identifiable person. Publication can be oral, in writing or by an image. For a matter to be published it must be communicated to a person other than the person being defamed. A defamatory matter can be any imputation that is likely to […]

12 April 2013

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by: Australia Lawyers

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Categories: General Law, Personal Injury Law

Remember James Ashby. He is the guy who sued the commonwealth, alleging it had failed to provide a safe workplace. He alleged that the now backbencher, Peter Slipper made unwelcome advances towards him and sent him explicit and sexually suggestive text messages. Well, the matter was settled, and Ashby has reportedly walked away with a […]