As part of many Internet defamation cases, parties find the need to move to quash a subpoena. Sometimes a non-party Internet Service Provider (ISP) also needs to move to quash the subpoena based on various grounds. That was the case here with Verifone - Domingo J Rivera
This case illustrates the competing interests involved when journalism is used as a claimed privilege during a cyber defamation lawsuit. How is actual malice proven during the case? Journalism privilege can be asserted as a defense to an Internet defamation lawsuit, but who exactly is a journalist? - Domingo J Rivera.