Libel & Online Libel

What is Libel? What are the standards plaintiff have to meet in a libel suit? When and where do online libels happen?

Law of Defamation for Internet

Is an interactive service provider responsible for defamatory speech provided by a third party? Is it ok to republish others' defamatory statements online? What is Section 230 of the Communications Decency Act of 1996? How does it affect the fates of online libel cases?

Online Libel Issues

How do courts deal with online libel cases that involve anonymous internet users? Will courts demand websites to reveal the identities of anonymous users? What is the time limit for plaintiffs to sue online libels? Does the single publication rule apply to internet? Is injunctive relief permissible in online libel cases?