Shavluk v. Green Party of Canada
From Ad IDEM / CMLA
The British Columbia Supreme Court applied the defence of Responsible Communication, in a non-media context. In this case, the defence used it successfully.
See: Shavluk v. Green Party of Canada
See also a case comment by Michael Skene and Jeffrey Locke:HOW MUCH TROUBLE ARE YOU IN WHEN YOU CANNOT PROVE WHAT YOU PUBLISHED? RECENT APPLICATIONS OF THE NEW RESPONSIBLE COMMUNICATION DEFENCE IN BC Hunter v. Chandler and Shavluk v. Green Party of Canada