Cease and Desist Letter

Defamation of Character / Slander / Libel

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A cease and desist letter to the offender to stop making defamatory statements, libel or slander against you or face legal action from you.

It addresses the malicious, unsubstantiated and untrue defamatory statements made about the sender that has damaged their reputation.

Under the law, if Statements are made that have conveyed or communicated to third parties to cause them to have a bad opinion on the sender, that would constitute slander.

How to use this Document?

This cease and desist letter may be used by the sender upon being subject to defamatory statements made by another party, if the defamation has caused third parties to have bad opinions on the sender.

The cease and desist template may be used to address the offender to stop making defamatory statements, libel or slander against you in the form of a letter before action. 

This cease and desist letter should be sent to the offender before pursuing any legal action against them. 

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Document Type:

Letter / e-mail / note / correspondence


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