Facebook and Social Media Defamation Case Guide


A recent High Court Ruling means that stations can be legally responsible for defamatory comments made by the public on their websites and social media pages.

This CBAA-developed guide will help you understand the case and moderate your social media pages.

Download Fact Sheet

Our fact sheet covers:

  • Information about the recent ruling
  • Legal responsibility
  • Tips on social media moderation
Need more information?

For advice specific to your station, please feel free to call the CBAA’s Member Services team on 02 9310 2999 or email us at [email protected]