Being involved in a dispute over a construction project can be frustrating, time consuming and stressful. If money owing for a project is withheld, cash flow can be detrimentally impacted and the time spent dealing with a dispute can impact the time available to spend on other jobs and projects.
Over recent times there have been several high profile cases involving alleged and proven defamation of character. The growth of social media has had a substantial influence on defamation too; nowadays most of us are authors of one kind or another whether it is on Twitter, Facebook, blogs or simply comments that we post on websites. We all must take care that we do not to fall into the minefield of defaming others.