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Defamation in the cyber age: the emerging trends

Ahangar, Mohd Altaf Hussein (2010) Defamation in the cyber age: the emerging trends. Emerging Issues, 2010. pp. 5375-5381.

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The cyber age affects all aspects of life. In defamation law, new trends of anonymous defamer, limited meaning of defamer, liberal meaning of defence of qualified privilege, insistence on actual damage, multiple places of publication, and irrelevancy of slander have emerged. Some results of these trends are horrifying. The common law tort of defamation may die an unnatural death and be replaced by heretofor unknown legal principles and rules.

Item Type: Article (Journal)
Additional Information: 1546/14213
Subjects: K Law > K Law (General)
Kulliyyahs/Centres/Divisions/Institutes (Can select more than one option. Press CONTROL button): Ahmad Ibrahim Kulliyyah of Laws
Depositing User: Mrs. Norzelatun Rodhiah Hazmi
Date Deposited: 03 Jan 2012 09:00
Last Modified: 03 Jan 2012 09:01
URI: http://irep.iium.edu.my/id/eprint/14213

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