Is Your Brand Protection Defamation-Proof?,” IPWatchdog

August 24, 2021

In an article published on IPWatchdog.com on August 24, 2021, Partner Amanda Hyland discusses important considerations every business owner needs to be thinking about related to online defamation. 

“The internet and the numerous publishing platforms enabled by social media sites have provided an unbelievable ability to self-publish, giving anyone with internet access a worldwide audience. For most people, this means they share family photos … but for others, the ability to self-publish provides a weapon to punish, defame, stalk and harass.”

Hyland shares the story of what happened to one Atlanta real estate investor when a disgruntled former employee took to his keyboard and mounted a smear campaign against him, along with legal insights and tips for business owners to protect and defend themselves from similar digital reputational attacks and cases of online defamation.  

For the full article, please visit IPWatchdog here

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