Media & Communications Law

Media & Communications Law

Paris mayor vows to sue Fox News over false reports of Muslim ‘no-go’ zones

Media & Communications Law

Special prosecutor subpoenas reporters who said grand jury recommended charges against state AG

International Law

Fisherman who survived 13 months adrift at sea now faces legal battle over attorney rights

First Amendment

Maryland county official recants threat to sue reporter for printing his name without his permission

International Law

Manhunt for French magazine massacre suspects aided by new law expanding social-media surveillance

Judiciary

Judge puts gag order on news media in lawyer’s assault trial, then apologizes and rescinds

Trials & Litigation

Sued for defamation by lawyers he criticized in civil rights case, Dershowitz says they made his day

Entertainment & Sports Law

Stock trader ejected from courtside seat in final seconds of Knicks game sues arena

Internet Law

Sony lawyer asks Twitter to suspend user who posted hacked documents

Entertainment & Sports Law

Sony Pictures cancels ‘Interview’ movie release, cites ‘unprecedented criminal assault’ by hackers

First Amendment

Secret witness in Jodi Arias trial was Jodi Arias; appeals court orders release of testimony

Media & Communications Law

Teen retains lawyer after claiming 8-figure stock profits; New York Magazine: ‘We were duped’

Media & Communications Law

Sony Pictures hires David Boies, who warns media to destroy documents leaked by hackers

Celebrities

Retired lawyer sues Bill Cosby, says claims she lied about alleged sexual assault were defamatory

Trials & Litigation

Federal judge says acquitted attorney can sue Above the Law for defamation, but not Gawker

First Amendment

Judge lifts order barring legal publication from publishing story; info already aired by legal blog

Tort Law

Fired reporter can’t sue over bikini footage shot by rival station, appeals court rules

First Amendment

Judge reconsiders order banning legal publication from publishing story

Niche Practice

Rightscorp fights Internet piracy by ‘ticketing’ copyright infringers

Trials & Litigation

Woman sues prosecutor and wife for defamation, says he sought nude photos, wife lied to protect him