ERIC Number: EJ445994
Record Type: CIJE
Publication Date: 1992
Reference Count: 0
Trends in Defamation Law: Let the Advisor Beware.
King, Robert D.
NACADA Journal, v12 n1 p34-41 Spr 1992
Although most lawsuits brought by students against a college are grounded on contract and due process theories, courts have been willing to consider students' defamation suits using tort theories. Recent changes in defamation law have engendered increased litigation and risk of liability for faculty and advisors. (Author/MSE)
Publication Type: Journal Articles; Information Analyses; Reports - Evaluative
Education Level: N/A
Audience: Practitioners; Teachers
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