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Jonna Eimer Examines Defamation in the Age of Social Media

10.23.2019

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Jonna Eimer Examines Defamation in the Age of Social Media

As social media becomes increasingly influential in the marketplace, health care providers are facing unique challenges with negative online reviews. Many businesses in the health care industry are bound by state privacy laws to protect confidential patient medical information, which can make responding to unfair or false online reviews difficult. Jonna Eimer, principal in the firm's Health Care practice, published an article in Medical Economics outlining the steps that providers should take when confronted with reviews that they may constitute defamation.