2010 Georgia Code
TITLE 51 - TORTS
CHAPTER 7 - FALSE ARREST, FALSE IMPRISONMENT, MALICIOUS PROSECUTION, AND ABUSIVE LITIGATION
ARTICLE 5 - ABUSIVE LITIGATION
§ 51-7-81 - Liability for abusive litigation

O.C.G.A. 51-7-81 (2010)
51-7-81. Liability for abusive litigation


Any person who takes an active part in the initiation, continuation, or procurement of civil proceedings against another shall be liable for abusive litigation if such person acts:

(1) With malice; and

(2) Without substantial justification.
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