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-This Chapter explains how defamation is an example of one area of law where intermediaries in Australia are under strong legal duties, backed by the substantial threat of financial liability, to respond to complaints about material posted by users. It commences by outlining the elements of the cause of action of defamation followed by defences+This Chapter explains how defamation is an example of one area of law where intermediaries in Australia are under strong legal duties, backed by the substantial threat of financial liability, to respond to complaints about material posted by users. It commences by outlining the elements of and defences to a defamation ​action. The Chapter then explains intermediary liability for '​publishing'​ defamatory imputations and concludes with summaries ​of important case law. 
  
 ## The Law of Defamation ## The Law of Defamation
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 **Video Overview by Kylie Pappalardo: [Selected Defences to Defamation](https://​www.youtube.com/​watch?​v=YD76y1JCXnA)** **Video Overview by Kylie Pappalardo: [Selected Defences to Defamation](https://​www.youtube.com/​watch?​v=YD76y1JCXnA)**
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