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Defamation expert witnesses practice in a variety of fields, including media law, libel and slander law, internet law, public relations, and journalism. Some of the most common specialties among defamation expert witnesses also include reputation management, social media defamation, online harassment, false light claims, and invasion of privacy. They can opine on the effects of false statements, damage to reputation, malicious intent, publication requirements, and defamatory meaning.

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This expert is the author of two successful books on the topics of slander and libel and has written dozens of scholarly papers in the study of defamation over the past 12+ years. He has counseled 500+ victims of defamation, addressing both their emotional distress and the nuances of defamation law. His clients as a writer and consultant have included Stanford University, Xerox, and McKesson...

Defamation Expert Witness FAQs

A defamation expert witness provides specialized knowledge on issues related to slander, libel, and false statements. They can help establish the truth or falsity of alleged defamatory statements.

Defamation experts often handle cases involving libel, slander, business disparagement, invasion of privacy, and other forms of harmful speech.

Yes, some defamation experts specialize in areas like online defamation (cyber libel), media-related defamation, or corporate reputation management.

A defamation expert can provide insight into how the defamatory statement has harmed the plaintiff's reputation, quantify emotional distress, and estimate financial losses.

An experienced defamation expert understands the nuances of this complex area of law and can provide credible testimony that may significantly impact the outcome of your case.

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