Related to Defamation: Intrusion – Invasion of Privacy – in California

California defines intrusion as (1), intrusion into a private place, conversation, or matter, (2), in a manner highly offensive to a reasonable person. A defendant can defeat an intrusion claim if the plaintiff does not show the defendant penetrated some zone of physical or sensory privacy surrounding the plaintiff – or obtained unwanted access to data about the plaintiff. The …

What Constitutes Defamation in San Diego?

What constitutes defamation in San Diego and what can you do if someone has harmed your reputation or business through slander or libel?  Generally speaking, defamation occurs when a false or untrue written or spoken statement damages your personal reputation or your business.  When a person suffers disparagement or the defamation of their character they usually are forced to endure …