The below is a post on Online Defamation Law by CEO Law’s Shan Alavi.
Shan Alavi is a technology lawyer working in private practice through Legal Minds Professional Corporation and practising in association with CEO Law Canada. He is General Counsel to LoopMD, a health-tech startup. He is also a Member-at-Large for the OBA’s Privacy and Access to Information law section.
Note: This is a pre-copy edited, post-peer reviewed version of the contribution accepted for publication in The Advocates’ Quarterly. Reproduced by permission of Thomson Reuters Canada Limited.