Defamation Law, Strategic Lawsuits, and Politics
Toronto Defamation lawyer Gil Zvulony spoke recently with the national media about Prime Minister Justin Trudeau’s threat of defamation proceedings against opposition leader Andrew Scheer. Mr. Zvulony believes that Trudeau faces an “uphill battle” in court and that a defamation lawsuit in Ontario would likely get dismissed under Ontario’s Anti-Gag Proceedings law.
A video Clip with the CBC is below.
Justin Trudeau threatens to sue Andrew Scheer over comments he made about SNC-Lavalin. So how strong would his case be? We ask defamation lawyer Gil Zvulony @GilZvulony @cbcnews #SNCLavalin #cdnpoli pic.twitter.com/pS3aPGKaZj— Aarti Pole (@aartipole) April 8, 2019
The interview with the Post Millennial can be found here:
Trudeau risks more by suing Scheer: defamation expert
Toronto lawyer and defamation expert Gil Zvulony says Prime Minister Justin Trudeau’s threat to sue Conservative leader Andrew Scheer over comments he made about the PM’s conduct involving ex-attorney general Jody Wilson-Raybould is “a bad move”.