Can you say whatever you like on social media? Well, if you diss a company or individual on a public platform, that can be defamation, but if your criticism is true and in the public interest or benefit, it is legally justified.

If more people knew that, they wouldn’t allow themselves to be intimidated by companies into removing their perfectly true and justified posts about their failure to deliver. Many people have told me that after leaving a negative but true account of their shoddy treatment on the likes of HelloPeter, the company concerned undertook to deliver the goods, but on condition that the negative post was removed. Or worse, the company threatened legal action of the grounds of defamation...

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