Liabilities of organisations
While the person or organisation that organises the printing, as well as the person who letterboxes or posters, can be found guilty of an offence under the EPA, care should also be taken with the content of a poster.
When deciding on the content of the information, some care needs to be taken. Under the Uniform Publication of false and derogatory statements about another person, without any justification recognised by law. See also: slander, libel. Law, corporations with 10 or more employees cannot To take legal action.. However, individuals or groups of individuals employed by or associated with that corporation – such as company directors, CEOs or managers – can still To take legal action. if they are identified by the publication. Not-for-profit organisations can still To take legal action. for Publication of false and derogatory statements about another person, without any justification recognised by law. See also: slander, libel., no matter how many employees or members they have.
For information on fundraising see Issues for activist groups section.
Also see Legal threats to silencing activists