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Cease and desist letter for defamation checklist

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Here are a few important steps to take to finish your document

Read the cease and desist letter for defamation to make sure it meets your needs and that everyone involved agrees with it.

Remember that if you have any questions you can easily Ask a lawyer.

Signing online

  1. You can select to sign online using Rocket Lawyer.

  2. The party signing the document will receive an email invite to sign online.

Signing in print

  1. Print out and sign the document.

The cease and desist letter for defamation is a formal notice which must be served properly.

The safest way to serve notice is to deliver in person or failing this, is to send by courier or post.

  • In person: hand the letter to the individual personally.

  • Post: if you are serving notice by post then it is recommended that you use recorded delivery and that you keep a copy of the proof of posting and delivery.

Where you post or hand-deliver the letter then keep a copy of the signed letter that was sent and anything else included.

A copy of the cease and desist letter for defamation will also be stored under ‘My Documents’ in your Rocket Lawyer account.

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