Media & Communications Law

Trials & Litigation

2 cops charged in Freddie Gray case sue top Baltimore prosecutor for defamation

Trials & Litigation

Lawyer-turned-entrepreneur admits he financed Hulk Hogan’s Gawker suit

First Amendment

Media groups, ACLU back lawyer ordered to pay $11K for alerting reporter to upcoming civil trial

Trials & Litigation

Top Boies Schiller litigator sues his mother for defamation

Trials & Litigation

Sued after posting video of brawl with neighbor, law partner loses bid for SLAPP protection

Media & Communications Law

Law firm sues for libel after their sign was shown on TV show about unrelated insurance fraud probe

Trials & Litigation

Investigator sued along with Northwestern University by exonerated ex-inmate files $20M countersuit

Media & Entertainment Law

The Examiner isn’t liable for infringing content posted by its independent contractors, court says

Criminal Justice

Are texts urging suicide a chargeable crime? Top Massachusetts court must decide

Media & Communications Law

Should cellphone signals be jammed at prisons? FCC mulls issue of contraband devices there

Privacy Law

‘Pandora’s box’ ruling by top New York court lets parent record child’s interaction with 3rd party

Opening Statements

Synthetic DNA may help reduce fraud in the art community

Internet Law

Man admits to Facebook threats against federal judge, agrees to 366-day prison term

Privacy Law

Cop turned bodycam on during ‘hallway deposition’ with defense lawyer, sparking outraged response

Copyright Law

Fastcase improperly used electronic files and data, Casemaker says in new copyright suit salvo

Trials & Litigation

Couple whose kidnapping claims were initially publicly called a hoax by police file defamation suit

Trials & Litigation

Lawyer’s suit seeks declaratory judgment that he shoved state treasurer in self-defense

Antitrust Law

Second-highest bidder is OK’d to buy corporate owner of OC Register after DOJ files antitrust suit

Privacy Law

Will $140M verdict for Hulk Hogan in sex-tape case survive appeal?

Trials & Litigation

Unsolicited texts sent to plaintiffs lawyer prompt him to step into plaintiff’s shoes