Michigan Defamation Law Basics: MCL 600.2911 (Sec. 2911).
As a defamation attorney practicing across the United States, with lawyers and offices in Michigan, we handle a large number of Michigan libel and slander cases. Many lawyers fail to understand the intricacies of Michigan’s libel and slander statute. While there are often similarities, many states have different defamation laws. If you plan on filing a lawsuit for defamation, you will need an experienced local attorney licensed to practice in the state in which you plan to file a lawsuit.
Here are the basics of Michigan’s libel (written) and slander (spoken) defamation statute. Continue reading Michigan Defamation Law: MCL 600.2911 – Libel or Slander »