Considers the Outer House ruling in Barratt International Resorts Ltd v Barratt Owners Group on harm to business relations. Discusses the nature of actions for verbal injury including allegations against a person's title to property or against his business and public hatred, contempt and ridicule cases.
|Number of pages||5|
|Journal||Edinburgh Law Review|
|Publication status||Published - Sept 2003|
- verbal injury
- civil law
- scots law
- contempt cases