Utah Slander of title

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Elements of slander of title:

  1. there was a publication of a slanderous statement disparaging claimant’s title,
  2. the statement was false,
  3. the statement was made with malice, and
  4. the statement caused actual or special damages.

First Sec. Bank of Utah, N.A. v. Banberry Crossing, 780 P.2d 1253 (Utah 1989)