Defamation (Slander and Libel)

Defamation (Slander and Libel)

Alicia Dearn

Alicia Dearn

CEO + Trial Lawyer at Bellatrix PC
Ms. Dearn gives sharp and insightful legal counsel to entrepreneurs and employers so they can advance their businesses fearlessly. She fixes legal problems.
Alicia Dearn
DEFAMATION (SLANDER AND LIBEL) The act of defamation occurs when a person or entity makes an untrue or inaccurate statement that harms the standing or reputation of another person or entity. A defamatory statement can target a single individual, multiple people or an...
Basics of Defamation, Slander and Libel

Basics of Defamation, Slander and Libel

Alicia Dearn

Alicia Dearn

CEO + Trial Lawyer at Bellatrix PC
Ms. Dearn gives sharp and insightful legal counsel to entrepreneurs and employers so they can advance their businesses fearlessly. She fixes legal problems.
Alicia Dearn
Has someone posted a bad review or blog about you or your business?  Are former employees telling your customers that you are a “scam” or that your products and services are poor? You are probably as mad as a bee in a jar about it. Few things can cause...
How the Supreme Court’s DOMA ruling will affect employers.

How the Supreme Court’s DOMA ruling will affect employers.

Alicia Dearn

Alicia Dearn

CEO + Trial Lawyer at Bellatrix PC
Ms. Dearn gives sharp and insightful legal counsel to entrepreneurs and employers so they can advance their businesses fearlessly. She fixes legal problems.
Alicia Dearn
Almost exactly two years ago, I wrote a post on how “grossing up” on taxes for benefits given to gay civil union employees could trigger discriminatory pay liability. In that post, I highlighted how Google is providing extra compensation to gay employees...