Court Rules in Favour of Dylan Voller in Facebook Defamation Case

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Yesterday, in the Supreme Court of NSW, Justice Rothman answered ‘yes’ to the preliminary question of whether Dylan Voller had established that media companies could be regarded as liable for comments made on their Facebook pages.

Lachlan MacPherson asked Solicitor in Private Practice and Adjunct Professor at RMIT University Dr. Mark Williams what the implications of this ruling will be for the media industry and where the case is likely to go from here.

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