Guide for Bloggers and Non-Profit Organizations About Writing With Libel in Mind
This is a guide for bloggers and non-profit organizations about writing with libel considerations in mind. The guide discusses the elementary principles of libel law and explains how to prepare for and conduct a pre-publication libel review. It is particularly important to have a third party, not otherwise involved in the preparation of a report or blog post that criticizes individuals or organizations, compare all possibly-defamatory statements with the sources for those statements.
Writing with Libel in Mind (pdf) (html)
PART I - Why a Libel Review (html)
PART II - Basic Libel Principles (html)
PART III - Protocols for Libel Reviews (html)
PART IV - Conclusion and Appendix of Resources (html)