14:56 | December 18, 2012
On November 30, 2012, the RA Court of Cassation returned the appeal of the newspaper Zhoghovourd which sought to overturn a lower court verdict that found in favor of former Gegharkunik Regional Governor Nver Poghosyan.
13:48 | December 17, 2012
On December 14, Yerevan’s Ajapnyak and Davtashen Administrative Court rejected in full the slander suit brought by the "Arrhythmology Cardiology Center of Armenia against the News.am website.
15:59 | November 29, 2012
On July 30, 2012, Yerevan’s Kentron and Nork-Marash Court partially found in favour of the Criminal Law Department of Yerevan State University (YSU) and instructor Ara Gabouzyan.
14:18 | November 23, 2012
Today, the RA Appeals Court overturned a lower court ruling and has ordered the Hraparak newspaper to issue a public apology to Margarita Khachatryan, who heads the Zinvor organization.
14:59 | October 9, 2012
The case of the slander suit brought by the "Arrhythmology Cardiology Center of Armenia against the news.am website resumed today at the Yerevan Ajapnyak and Davtashen District Court, Judge Margarita Hartenyan presiding.
15:17 | September 3, 2012
One of the suits was filed by Hayk Baboukhanyan and Iravounk Media seeking to overturn the February 27, 2012 verdict of the Appeals Court obligating the two plaintiffs to pay 393,000 AMD in fees to file its appeal
14:40 | August 27, 2012
At today’s slander trial in which Paravon Mirzoyan is suing the Chorrord Inknishanutyun newspaper, Simon Babayan, attorney for the plaintiff said the two sides had failed to reach a settlement out of court.
17:36 | July 31, 2012
A Yerevan court today rejected the slander suit filed by the Word of Life religious organization against the newspaper Iravunk. The presiding judge has ordered that the religious group and its president each pay the newspaper 150,000 AMD for incurred legal fees.
16:48 | July 27, 2012
Azizyan, who argues the news outlet slandered her good name and reputation by publishing allegations that she had demanded teachers pay her $100 each, had originally merely demanded a retraction and 100,000 AMD for incurred legal fees.
14:07 | July 20, 2012
The NGO had sued Gasparyan for remarks he made during an October 2011 interview with the hraparak.am news site and a program called Zinouzh. The organization claims that some of the remarks slandered their good name.
12:52 | June 27, 2012
This month, the RA Court of Cassation refused to accept attorney Artur Grigoryan suit regarding the April 16, 2012 decision of a lower court to find in the favor of the newspaper Hraparak.
18:52 | June 21, 2012
The Principal of Yerevan’s Public School 11 (named in honor of Monte Melkonian) has sued the news outlet “7or.am” for slander after it published an article alleging that she had demanded that teachers pay her $100 each.
14:53 | June 21, 2012
Today, the RA Court of Appeals reviewed the petition of the Ijevan Road Construction Company which is seeking a greater award in compensatory damages from the Ijevan Studio TV station and reporter Nayira Khachikyan.
16:09 | June 20, 2012
But the court announced that the case would be resumed given that plaintiff representative Gourgen Torosyan’s letter of authority allowing him to undertake legal matters had effectively expired during the case.
14:19 | June 14, 2012
The RA Court of Appeals today rejected a suit filed by the newspaper Zhamanak seeking to overturn a lower court verdict obligating the paper to pay the Glendale Hills construction company a total of 200,000AMD in compensatory damages and 300,000 for incurred legal fees.
14:09 | June 14, 2012
Today, the RA Court of Appeals postponed its hearing of the petition of the Zhoghovourd newspaper seeking to overturn a lower court’s decision in favor of Gegharkuniq Regional Governor Nver Poghosyan.
14:17 | May 31, 2012
Today, the RA Court of Appeals reviewed the petition of the Zhoghovourd newspaper seeking to overturn a lower court’s decision in favor of Gegharkuniq Regional Governor Nver Poghosyan.
12:54 | May 11, 2012
The plaintiff argues that an article entitled “Law-Breaking Lawyer” that appeared in the Banadzev website was defamatory and smeared the good name of the YSU’s Faculty of Criminal Law.
17:20 | May 10, 2012
At today’s slander trial at the Kentron and Nork-Marash Administrative Court, pitting the Word of Life religious organization against the newspaper Iravunk, the plaintiff stated that it was willing to seek reconciliation through the auspices of the Information Disputes Council.
12:04 | April 25, 2012
The libel trial in which the Arrhythmology Cardiology Center had sued the newspaper Aravot daily came to a close when the litigants decided to reconcile in the Kentron and Nork-Marash Civil Court.
16:31 | February 29, 2012
In the slander trial filed by Ara Gabuzyan, Head of Chair of Criminal Law of YSU Faculty of Law Ara Gabuzyan, against Banadzev Ltd. and Sirak Yeghiazaryan, the plaintiff modified his demands.
15:37 | February 27, 2012
Today, Judge Samvel Tadevosyan at Yerevan’s Kentron and Nork-Marash District Court threw out the slander suit filed by Hayk Babukhanyan and Iravunk Media Ltd against report.am and Edik Andreasyan.
15:54 | February 24, 2012
Attorney Artur Grigoryan is suing the newspaper based on comments left by readers under an August 2011 article entitled “Citizens Fall Prey to Unscrupulous Lawyers?” that appeared in Hraparak’s internet edition. The article dealt with customers dissatisfied with Grigoryan’s legal services
12:12 | February 16, 2012
At today’s court case, in which the Jehovah’s Witnesses is suing the H1 TV station for slander, a prosecution lawyer motioned for a postponement so that her client could review the text of a retraction submitted by the defendant.
11:49 | February 1, 2012
Plaintiff attorney Murat Asatryan motioned the court for a suspension since Hovhannes Katrdjyan had gone to the police asking that a criminal case against the hospital be initiated.
13:38 | December 16, 2011
The defendant has requested that the U.S. Embassy and Nune Serobyan provide the original court verdict used by the Zhoghovurd reporter as the basis for the allegedly slanderous article
13:01 | November 8, 2011
Today’s opening session of the slander suit brought by the "Arrhythmology Cardiology Center of Armenia against the news.am website was postponed when the electricity was abruptly cut off.
12:44 | October 11, 2011
An Armenian Appeals Court today refused to hear the suit brought by the Zhamanak newspaper seeking to overturn a lower court's verdict in a case involving relatives of ex-President Kocharyan.
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