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Defamation
Overview

If someone has made false accusation/statement against you, which has caused loss to your goodwill or affected your image, you may file a defamation suit against him. Through a Civil Suit for defamation, you can seek compensation and damages for the loss caused to you. MyAdvo will help you file a suit for defamation through an expert civil lawyer and will help manage the case lifecycle.

Steps involved in a Suit for Defamation
Request
Once you send in a request, our representative will get in touch with you to understand your requirements.
Documents and Questionnaire
A checklist of documents and a questionnaire will be provided to record your details.
Document Verification
You will be required to send clear scanned copies of documents pertaining to the dispute/matter for verification by a lawyer.
Petition Drafting
The petition will be drafted and shared with you for review and approval within 7 days of receiving the documents.
Signed Draft
You are required to print the draft on legal size paper, sign and send it to us via courier/ post.
Filing of Suit
The suit will be filed before the relevant civil court within 3 days of signing of draft.
First Hearing
The lawyer will present preliminary arguments before the court to explain the matter to the judge.
Reply
Upon presentation of arguments by the lawyer, the Court will ask the opposite party to file its reply.
Rejoinder

After perusing the Reply, the Court may ask the lawyer to file a rejoinder.

Order/Judgment
The Court upon finding that the false statement/accusations have financially affected you, or your goodwill, will order compensation to be paid to you.
Why MyAdvo?
Pool of expert lawyers who have experience in dealing with civil disputes
Step-by-step update through the case lifecycle
A-Z guarantee which covers cost of changing the lawyer in the rare case of any concern
Dedicated portal to manage your case documents and communicating directly with the lawyer
Payment is fixed in the beginning and you are not hassled later
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