Cyber libel topic of talk

The Business & Professional Women’s Club of Grand Cayman will host a Lunch and Lecture at noon Friday, 20 April, at Camana Bay’s Hollywood Theaters.

Lunch will be catered by Black Trumpet.

This lecture will be about cyber bullying, harassment and cyber libel.

Author David Potts will give the lecture on the stage at the theatre.

He is author of CyberLibel: Information Warfare in the 21st Century, which was published in March 2011.

Mr. Potts is a barrister, solicitor and defamation expert from Toronto.

Most people are unaware that libel affects everyone – not just lawyers but business executives, politicians, sales personnel, government officials, entrepreneurs, personnel officers, department managers, journalists, and clerical staff who send letters on company letterhead.

Even organisations that allow other people to post messages on its website have a real potential exposure to libel actions.

Tickets are $25 per person ($15 per student). For tickets or more information call 926-2017.