Disputes involving defamation and reputation management are often emotive and highly charged. A specialist legal partner is crucial to protect your interests and reputation and guide the dispute to a successful outcome.
Our aim is always to resolve disputes sensitively, quickly and cost effectively, identifying bespoke solutions to protect reputations and commercial interests.
We can assist with a wide range of defamation and reputation management cases, primarily relating to incidents of:
Libel relates to a defamatory statement that is published in a ‘permanent format’. This would include written material (published in hard copy or online) and also content broadcast on TV, radio or online.
Slander relates to a defamatory statement delivered in a less permanent format – this could include spoken words or even physical actions or gestures.
The claim of malicious falsehood exists under the law to protect individuals and businesses against statements which are not categorised as defamatory but are nonetheless untrue and may cause damage.
Who we help
We handle disputes for clients ranging from international and large publicly-listed companies to small and medium-sized enterprises, entrepreneurs and individuals across a variety of business sectors.