There are several ways to seek damages for a business's reputation through a claim for business disparagement in Texas. This type of case is similar to a defamation claim, which protects a person's reputation. Both individuals and businesses can file a claim for damages if they have suffered harm due to the defamation. The Curley Law Firm can help you determine if your claim is actionable.
An amended complaint by MCW alleges that the publication's content is defamatory, misleading, or disparaging. This second statement is also false, according to the amended complaint. Because the defendants are the publishers and creators of the publication, their statements are sufficient to assert a claim for business disparagement in Texas. The plaintiff has an uphill battle on his hands, but is confident that the case will be successful.