Journals Higher Education
Important OUP's Response to COVID-19 Learn more



Published: 20 March 2014

880 Pages


ISBN: 9780199673520

Also Available As:


Bookseller Code (AU)

A new practitioner law publication

Chapter 1

Collins On Defamation

Matthew Collins

  • Widely respected author drawing on his previous book The Law of Defamation and the Internet, this expanded work fully incorporates the changes brought about by the 2013 Defamation Act
  • Accessible and contemporary commentary on a complex area of the law with authorities and comparative analysis drawn from a broad international research base spanning Europe, Asia, America, and Australia
  • Coverage of important related causes of action and conflict of laws principles
  • Logical and easily navigable structure, integrating substantive law and practice
  • Includes tables of recent damages awards in defamation and misuse of private information actions, an extensive set of precedents for common notices and pleadings, and relevant legislation, including the Defamation Act 2013, reproduced in full and analysed in detail

Also of Interest

Related Categories

Law > IT & Communications Law