Friday, 4 November 2016

How NOT to get sued as a blogger

Blogging is sometimes a dangerous, dangerous activity–especially if you are influential. Libel/ defamation/ slander/ breach of contract, blablabla, you name it, someone in Singapore’s blogging history would have faced it.

In each scenario, I will also highlight the interest behind each lawsuit by each party. Because nobody ever sues for fun. There is always an underlying interest behind each lawsuit:
  • Scenario #1: If you are somewhat influential AND blog a narrative that runs against the Singaporean government’s.
  • Scenerio #2: If you are perceived to have breached a blogging contract with your talent company/ When you are perceived to have made defamatory comments against a company.
  • Scenerio 3: Blogger Vs Blogger.

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