Publication of Private Facts Law and Legal Definition

Publication of private facts is "an invasion of privacy when one 'gives publicity to a matter concerning the private life of another if the matter publicized is of a kind that (a) would be highly offensive to a reasonable person, and (b) is not of legitimate concern to the public.” Shqeirat v. United States Airways Group, 515 F. Supp. 2d 984, 998 (D. Minn. 2007)