Friday, December 3, 2010
Congratulations to Mitch Rubinstein (Adjunct Prof Blog) on the publication of his article, in the New York State Bar Journal, A Peek at New York Defamation Law, 82 N.Y.S. Bar J. 58 (Nov./Dec. 2010). This article is a primer on the law of defamation in New York. The article discusses the definition of defamation, litigation issues involving pre-complaint disclosure, defenses such as truth & opinion, as well as the different types of privileges that may apply.