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Successful prosecution of 'the Ritz' owners

Successful prosecution of 'the Ritz' owners

Harwood Andrews has acted for the City of Greater Geelong in a successful prosecution of the owners of ‘the Ritz’ - a prominent heritage listed building located on Bellerine Street, Geelong.

Is online defamation different to print defamation?

Is online defamation different to print defamation?

The law of defamation traditionally relates to printed statements, such as a newspaper articles or ‘tell-all’ books. However, defamatory statements are increasingly made online and can be accessed repeatedly by readers.