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The New Jersey Supreme Court Reaffirms Presumed Damages for Defamation, Limits Compensatory Damages

On May 30, 2012 by Schnader

The New Jersey Supreme Court held that defamation plaintiffs can recover only nominal damages, unless they prove that they sustained actual damages as a result of the defamatory statements. This Alert discusses the recent decision in W.J.A. v. D.A.

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