Is it slander if your former employer say the reason she has to sell her business is because the former manager drove the
Asked over 1 year ago - Rapid City, SD
business into the ground . When in fact her gambling is what hurt her business . This what she has told her Realtor and in return the Realtor told the potential buyer .
Attorney answers (2)
Sounds more like an opinion, not a false statement of fact necessary for a defamation claim.
I don't think that rises to the level of slander as it is an opinion as opposed to a false statement.