Damaging to the reputation
Defamatory or otherwise actionable comments should also be avoided.
Tom Cruise has vehemently fought the tabloids for printing stories that he felt were defamatory in nature and donated the court case proceeds to charity.
Every time a defamatory posting or an email is read by a third party, a potentially actionable publication occurs.
In English law, each publication of defamatory material is separately actionable.
Prodigy was held liable for defamatory allegations of fraud made against a company called Stratton Oakmont on a Prodigy maintained bulletin board.