Strata Communications and Defamation – the Dangers

A recent New South Wales District Court defamation case highlighted the dangers that lurk in communications (especially emails) passing between strata managers, strata committee members and strata residents.

The perennial problem of burdensome email communications also plagues many strata schemes and as the case highlighted can escalate into a defamation case. However, owners corporations do have the power to regulate communications to prevent his happening.

We look at this case and what owners corporations can do to stop unreasonable communications Strata Communications and Defamation

Is it time to review, or implement a by-law for dealing with unreasonable communications?

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