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She has advised clients on a variety of endeavors, including mergers and acquisitions, financing, reorganizations, corporate governance and regulatory compliance. 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But defamatory statements aren’t limited to what’s expressed in words; it can also be expressed by <a href=\"https://photographer.frontrowinsurance.com/\" rel=\" noopener\">photography</a> or even cartoons.</p>\n<p class=\"p1\">The general rule is that you’re only responsible for the defamatory statements that <i>you</i> publish; <i>e.g.,</i> if you publish a defamatory statement and someone else republishes your original statement, any damages relating to this publishing of a defamatory statement will be attributed to the republisher and <strong>not</strong> to the original author of the statement. With that said, there are always exceptions.</p>\n<p><em>&nbsp;</em></p>\n<h4 class=\"p1\">Related:</h4>\n<ul class=\"ul1\">\n<li class=\"li2\"><a href=\"/articles/articles/bid/27709/film-eo-insurance-clearances-procedures-for-film-producers-part-1-of-3\" rel=\" noopener\"><span class=\"s3\">E&amp;O clearance process</span></a></li>\n<li class=\"li2\"><span class=\"s3\">Videos: <a href=\"https://www.youtube.com/playlist?list=PLJtqQkUwXbijsssso5zHGE9Qu8e8pimA0\" rel=\" noopener\">Errors and omissions insurance (E&amp;O) - Kailin Che</a></span></li>\n<li class=\"li2\"><a href=\"/articles/how-can-you-make-a-film-like-the-social-network-without-getting-permission-from-mark-zuckerberg\" rel=\" noopener\">The delicate art of making a biopic without getting permission</a></li>\n<li class=\"li2\"><a href=\"/articles/articles/bid/66030/film-and-tv-producers-errors-and-omissions-insurance-cost\" rel=\" noopener\"><span class=\"s3\">E&amp;O Insurance Cost</span></a></li>\n<li class=\"li2\"><a href=\"/errors-omissions-insurance-101\" rel=\" noopener\"><span class=\"s3\">eBook: E&amp;O Insurance 101</span></a></li>\n</ul>\n<p class=\"p1\"><span style=\"font-size: 13px;\"><strong><i>About</i></strong><i>: Kailin Che is a corporate/commercial lawyer who represents clients in a broad range of industries including, technology, entertainment, manufacturing and real estate. She has advised clients on a variety of endeavors, including mergers and acquisitions, financing, reorganizations, corporate governance and regulatory compliance. Kailin began her legal career at a global law firm in Toronto and is licensed to practice in both Ontario and British Columbia.</i></span><i></i></p></span>","postBodyRss":"<h2>WHAT TO KNOW ABOUT E&amp;O INSURANCE AND LIBEL / SLANDER / DEFAMATION</h2>\n<h3><span>E&amp;O INSURANCE FILM | ERRORS AND OMISSIONS INSURANCE FILM:</span></h3>\n<div class=\"hs-responsive-embed-wrapper hs-responsive-embed\" style=\"width: 100%; height: auto; position: relative; overflow: hidden; padding: 0; max-width: 560px; max-height: 315px; min-width: 256px; margin: 0px auto; display: block;\">\n<div class=\"hs-responsive-embed-inner-wrapper\" style=\"position: relative; overflow: hidden; max-width: 100%; padding-bottom: 56.25%; margin: 0;\"><iframe class=\"hs-responsive-embed-iframe\" style=\"position: absolute; top: 0; left: 0; width: 100%; height: 100%; border: none;\" allow=\"accelerometer; autoplay; encrypted-media; gyroscope; picture-in-picture\" xml=\"lang\" src=\"https://www.youtube.com/embed/W327ogHXh-w?controls=0\" width=\"560\" height=\"315\" frameborder=\"0\" allowfullscreen=\"allowfullscreen\" data-service=\"youtube\"></iframe></div>\n</div>\n<!--more-->\n<p><strong><br>Kailin Che (Lawyer)</strong>: Depending on the policy, <a href=\"/sectors/e-o-insurance\" rel=\" noopener\">E&amp;O insurance</a> should also provide defense and indemnification for claims relating to <span style=\"font-weight: bold;\">defamation</span> and in order for a defamation claim to exist, there must be a defamatory statement that’s been published to a third party relating to a specific person and it must be construed as defamatory for a “reasonable person”/outside party.</p>\n<p class=\"p1\">Typically, a statement can be considered defamatory if it has the tendency to lower a person’s reputation in the community. But defamatory statements aren’t limited to what’s expressed in words; it can also be expressed by <a href=\"https://photographer.frontrowinsurance.com/\" rel=\" noopener\">photography</a> or even cartoons.</p>\n<p class=\"p1\">The general rule is that you’re only responsible for the defamatory statements that <i>you</i> publish; <i>e.g.,</i> if you publish a defamatory statement and someone else republishes your original statement, any damages relating to this publishing of a defamatory statement will be attributed to the republisher and <strong>not</strong> to the original author of the statement. With that said, there are always exceptions.</p>\n<p><em>&nbsp;</em></p>\n<h4 class=\"p1\">Related:</h4>\n<ul class=\"ul1\">\n<li class=\"li2\"><a href=\"/articles/articles/bid/27709/film-eo-insurance-clearances-procedures-for-film-producers-part-1-of-3\" rel=\" noopener\"><span class=\"s3\">E&amp;O clearance process</span></a></li>\n<li class=\"li2\"><span class=\"s3\">Videos: <a href=\"https://www.youtube.com/playlist?list=PLJtqQkUwXbijsssso5zHGE9Qu8e8pimA0\" rel=\" noopener\">Errors and omissions insurance (E&amp;O) - Kailin Che</a></span></li>\n<li class=\"li2\"><a href=\"/articles/how-can-you-make-a-film-like-the-social-network-without-getting-permission-from-mark-zuckerberg\" rel=\" noopener\">The delicate art of making a biopic without getting permission</a></li>\n<li class=\"li2\"><a href=\"/articles/articles/bid/66030/film-and-tv-producers-errors-and-omissions-insurance-cost\" rel=\" noopener\"><span class=\"s3\">E&amp;O Insurance Cost</span></a></li>\n<li class=\"li2\"><a href=\"/errors-omissions-insurance-101\" rel=\" noopener\"><span class=\"s3\">eBook: E&amp;O Insurance 101</span></a></li>\n</ul>\n<p class=\"p1\"><span style=\"font-size: 13px;\"><strong><i>About</i></strong><i>: Kailin Che is a corporate/commercial lawyer who represents clients in a broad range of industries including, technology, entertainment, manufacturing and real estate. She has advised clients on a variety of endeavors, including mergers and acquisitions, financing, reorganizations, corporate governance and regulatory compliance. 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But defamatory statements aren’t limited to what’s expressed in words; it can also be expressed by <a href=\"https://photographer.frontrowinsurance.com/\" rel=\" noopener\">photography</a> or even cartoons.</p>\n<p class=\"p1\">The general rule is that you’re only responsible for the defamatory statements that <i>you</i> publish; <i>e.g.,</i> if you publish a defamatory statement and someone else republishes your original statement, any damages relating to this publishing of a defamatory statement will be attributed to the republisher and <strong>not</strong> to the original author of the statement. With that said, there are always exceptions.</p>\n<p><em>&nbsp;</em></p>\n<h4 class=\"p1\">Related:</h4>\n<ul class=\"ul1\">\n<li class=\"li2\"><a href=\"/articles/articles/bid/27709/film-eo-insurance-clearances-procedures-for-film-producers-part-1-of-3\" rel=\" noopener\"><span class=\"s3\">E&amp;O clearance process</span></a></li>\n<li class=\"li2\"><span class=\"s3\">Videos: <a href=\"https://www.youtube.com/playlist?list=PLJtqQkUwXbijsssso5zHGE9Qu8e8pimA0\" rel=\" noopener\">Errors and omissions insurance (E&amp;O) - Kailin Che</a></span></li>\n<li class=\"li2\"><a href=\"/articles/how-can-you-make-a-film-like-the-social-network-without-getting-permission-from-mark-zuckerberg\" rel=\" noopener\">The delicate art of making a biopic without getting permission</a></li>\n<li class=\"li2\"><a href=\"/articles/articles/bid/66030/film-and-tv-producers-errors-and-omissions-insurance-cost\" rel=\" noopener\"><span class=\"s3\">E&amp;O Insurance Cost</span></a></li>\n<li class=\"li2\"><a href=\"/errors-omissions-insurance-101\" rel=\" noopener\"><span class=\"s3\">eBook: E&amp;O Insurance 101</span></a></li>\n</ul>\n<p class=\"p1\"><span style=\"font-size: 13px;\"><strong><i>About</i></strong><i>: Kailin Che is a corporate/commercial lawyer who represents clients in a broad range of industries including, technology, entertainment, manufacturing and real estate. She has advised clients on a variety of endeavors, including mergers and acquisitions, financing, reorganizations, corporate governance and regulatory compliance. 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With that said, there are always exceptions.</p>\n<p><em>&nbsp;</em></p>\n<h4 class=\"p1\">Related:</h4>\n<ul class=\"ul1\">\n<li class=\"li2\"><a href=\"/articles/articles/bid/27709/film-eo-insurance-clearances-procedures-for-film-producers-part-1-of-3\" rel=\" noopener\"><span class=\"s3\">E&amp;O clearance process</span></a></li>\n<li class=\"li2\"><span class=\"s3\">Videos: <a href=\"https://www.youtube.com/playlist?list=PLJtqQkUwXbijsssso5zHGE9Qu8e8pimA0\" rel=\" noopener\">Errors and omissions insurance (E&amp;O) - Kailin Che</a></span></li>\n<li class=\"li2\"><a href=\"/articles/how-can-you-make-a-film-like-the-social-network-without-getting-permission-from-mark-zuckerberg\" rel=\" noopener\">The delicate art of making a biopic without getting permission</a></li>\n<li class=\"li2\"><a href=\"/articles/articles/bid/66030/film-and-tv-producers-errors-and-omissions-insurance-cost\" rel=\" noopener\"><span class=\"s3\">E&amp;O Insurance Cost</span></a></li>\n<li class=\"li2\"><a href=\"/errors-omissions-insurance-101\" rel=\" noopener\"><span class=\"s3\">eBook: E&amp;O Insurance 101</span></a></li>\n</ul>\n<p class=\"p1\"><span style=\"font-size: 13px;\"><strong><i>About</i></strong><i>: Kailin Che is a corporate/commercial lawyer who represents clients in a broad range of industries including, technology, entertainment, manufacturing and real estate. 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But defamatory statements aren’t limited to what’s expressed in words; it can also be expressed by <a href=\"https://photographer.frontrowinsurance.com/\" rel=\" noopener\">photography</a> or even cartoons.</p>\n<p class=\"p1\">The general rule is that you’re only responsible for the defamatory statements that <i>you</i> publish; <i>e.g.,</i> if you publish a defamatory statement and someone else republishes your original statement, any damages relating to this publishing of a defamatory statement will be attributed to the republisher and <strong>not</strong> to the original author of the statement. 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How does an E&O clearance process protect against claims of libel?

Kailin Che (Lawyer)

WHAT TO KNOW ABOUT E&O INSURANCE AND LIBEL / SLANDER / DEFAMATION

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Kailin Che (Lawyer)
: Depending on the policy, E&O insurance should also provide defense and indemnification for claims relating to defamation and in order for a defamation claim to exist, there must be a defamatory statement that’s been published to a third party relating to a specific person and it must be construed as defamatory for a “reasonable person”/outside party.

Typically, a statement can be considered defamatory if it has the tendency to lower a person’s reputation in the community. But defamatory statements aren’t limited to what’s expressed in words; it can also be expressed by photography or even cartoons.

The general rule is that you’re only responsible for the defamatory statements that you publish; e.g., if you publish a defamatory statement and someone else republishes your original statement, any damages relating to this publishing of a defamatory statement will be attributed to the republisher and not to the original author of the statement. With that said, there are always exceptions.

 

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About: Kailin Che is a corporate/commercial lawyer who represents clients in a broad range of industries including, technology, entertainment, manufacturing and real estate. She has advised clients on a variety of endeavors, including mergers and acquisitions, financing, reorganizations, corporate governance and regulatory compliance. Kailin began her legal career at a global law firm in Toronto and is licensed to practice in both Ontario and British Columbia.

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