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Of character suits, what is the process and how can someone

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For defamation of character suits, what is the process and how can someone establish the value of their reputation and/ the damage the statements caused - other than losing a job or a relationship as a result of the statements the other person made.
Submitted: 1 year ago.
Category: Personal Injury Law
Expert:  CalAttorney2 replied 1 year ago.

Damages in defamation cases are a little tricky. This article: http://www.alllaw.com/articles/nolo/personal-injury/calculating-damages-defamation-case.html gives you a good overview of the basics and how to go about characterizing your damages for these kinds of cases.

For more detailed research, the Maryland Law Library has an online portal that can give you additional details and supporting legal authorities: http://www.peoples-law.org/defamation-law-maryland

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