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ERIC Number: EJ416929
Record Type: Journal
Publication Date: 1990
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ISSN: ISSN-0093-8688
Defamation Law: Shock Absorbers for Its Ride into the Groves of Academe.
Traynor, Michael
Journal of College and University Law, v16 n3 p373-96 Win 1990
With a recent court decision, defamation joins plagiarism, copyright infringement, and scientific fraud as grounds for litigation against academic reporters, universities, and other research institutions. Research institutions should maintain high research standards and learn about defamation law, and may need to adopt policies to ensure accurate research reporting. (Author/MSE)
Publication Type: Journal Articles; Legal/Legislative/Regulatory Materials; Reports - Evaluative
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Language: English
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