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Posted: November 4, 2020

Litigation Privilege Does Not Extend to Communications to Non-Party That Are Unrelated to the Litigation

On October 27, 2020, the First Department issued a decision in 3P-733, LLC v. Davis, 2020 NY Slip Op. 06043, holding that the litigation privilege does not extend to communications to a non-party unrelated to the litigation, explaining: Defamation is the making of a false statement which tends to expose the plaintiff to public contempt,... Read more »