Corporations Act 2001
(a) has qualified privilege in proceedings for defamation; or
(b) is not, in the absence of malice on the person's part, liable to an action for defamation at the suit of a person;
as the case requires, in respect of that act, matter or thing.89(2) [ ``malice'']
In subsection (1):89(3) [ Rights not limited]
Neither this section nor a provision of this Act that provides as mentioned in subsection (1) limits or affects any right, privilege or immunity that a person has, apart from this section or such a provision, as defendant in proceedings, or an action, for defamation.