On LawNext: TIAA’s Gamble on ‘New Law’ Firm Novus Law – A Case Study

Media Law

In this episode of LawNext, we offer a case study. When the financial services organization TIAA faced a high-stakes regulatory matter that could have major implications for the company’s reputation and brand, it needed to quickly get to the core of the matter.

Moscon and Hilty on Digital Markets, Rules of Conduct and Liability of Online Intermediaries--Analysis of Two Case Studies @maxplancklaw @GCFrosio

Media Law Prof Blog

Valentina Moscon and Reto Hilty, both of the Max Planck Institute for Innovation & Competition, University of Trento Faculty of Law, are publishing Digital Markets, Rules of Conduct and Liability of Online Intermediaries—Analysis of Two Case Studies: Unfair Commercial Practices

Media Coverage of High Profile Stories: A Case Study

Media Law Prof Blog

Moreham, Victoria University of Wellington Faculty of Law, is publishing Grief Journalism, Physical Intrusion, and Loss: The Pike River Coal Mine Disaster in Comparative Defamation and Privacy (Andrew T. Kenyon, ed.; Cambridge University Press, forthcoming). Here is the

A Case Study Of Documentary Filmmakers and Their Attitudes Toward Copyright Practices

Media Law Prof Blog

This study, based on a Patricia Aufderheide, American University School of Communication and Aram Sinnreich, American University, have published Documentarians, Fair Use and Free Expression: Changes in Copyright Attitudes and Actions with Access to Best Practices. Here is the abstract.

What Entertainment Lawyers Charge Their Clients: A Case Study Featuring DJ Mustard

THR, Esq. Entertainment & Media Law Blog

Five percent or ten percent? read more. THR, Esq. The Business Music Business THR Online

@amassembly Astroturf “Study” a Case Study for How Google Launders Money

Music Technology Policy

If you read the Notice and Takedown in Everyday Practice “study” that was at the center of the controversy over the attack on the Copyright Office comment page on regulations.gov, you’ll greatly appreciate the irony in this clear and concise acknowledgement (at p. iv) of exactly how Google launders money through real or created nonprofits to produce “studies” that appear to be academic and objective.

Penney on Internet Suveillance, Regulation, and Chilling Effects Online: A Comparative Case Study @jon_penney

Media Law Prof Blog

Jon Penney, University of Oxford, Oxford Internet Institute, University of Toronto Citizen Lab, Harvard University Berkman Klein Center for internet & Society, Dalhousie University Schulich School of Law, is publishing Internet Surveillance, Regulation, and Chilling Effects Online: A Comparative Case

New Jersey’s Truth in Music Statute: A Case Study

Film and Television Law Blog

A recent case in the Court of Appeals for the Third Circuit analyzed New Jersey 's Deceptive Practices in Musical Performances Statute (“Truth in Music Act”).   In that case, Singer Management Consultants, Inc.       The facts of the case were straightforward. a reasonable attorney's fee as part of the costs” in civil rights cases.”

Usher Gets Good News in Songwriting Dispute (Led Zeppelin Too?)

THR, Esq. Entertainment & Media Law Blog

A case study in how not to be an entertainment lawyer. read more. Music THR Online THR, Esq

Pedrioli on Whether Incitement Is Easier To Punish on the Internet Than It Is On Television

Media Law Prof Blog

A Case Study of the Koran-Burning of Florida Pastor Terry Jones at Free Speech, Privacy and Media: Comparative Perspectives 49 (Russell Carlo Pedrioli, Liverpool Hope University, has published Is Incitement on the Internet Easier to Punish than Incitement on Television?

Nicole Bradick and Andy Wishart on Why UI and UX Matter in Legal Tech Adoption

LawSites

That collaboration offers a case study in product design and of why good design matters in a legal technology product. . You would be hard-pressed to find two people in legal technology more experienced in user interface and user experience design than Nicole Bradick and Andy Wishart.

How DLA Piper Moved Over 3,000 Staff to Working from Home in 36 Hours

Media Law

The latest example of this comes from a case study published today by the workflow technology company BigHand about the global law firm DLA Piper. Last month, I wrote about another BigHand case study involving the law firm Baker Donelson.

Thriving in a Post-2020 Workplace: How Lawyers Can Leverage Lessons Learned

Media Law

Be sure to check out the full array of free materials available in the LawSites Resource Center , which includes white papers, product guides, case studies, industry analysis and more The past year has forever shifted how attorneys and firms work.

Featured Resource: How To Build A Virtual Law Firm (And Why You Should)

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LawSites Resources is a library of downloadable content that includes white papers, webinars, product guides, case studies, industry analysis and much more, provided by experts and vendors within the legal industry.

Featured Resource: Preparing for the LIBOR Phase Out

Media Law

Each week, we’re highlighting one of the resources from our recently launched LawSites Resource Center , a library of downloadable content such as ebooks, white papers, case studies and more from experts and vendors in the legal industry.

Featured Resource: Future-Proofing Corporate Data Privacy – Budgeting and Solutions to Address

Media Law

Each week, we’re highlighting one of the resources from our recently launched LawSites Resource Center , a library of downloadable content such as ebooks, white papers, case studies and more from experts and vendors in the legal industry.

Valuing Public Domain Photographs and Their Use On Wikipedia

Media Law Prof Blog

Heald, University of Illinois College of Law, and Kris Erikson and Martin Kretschmer, University of Glasgow, have published The Valuation of Unprotected Works: A Case Study of Public Domain Photographs on Wikipedia. Paul J. Here is the abstract. What is

Featured Resource: How Top Lawyers are Winning Cases in Today’s Competitive Environment

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Each week, we’re highlighting one of the resources from our recently launched LawSites Resource Center , a library of downloadable content such as ebooks, white papers, case studies and more from experts and vendors in the legal industry.

Featured Resource: Part of an In-House Legal Team That’s Currently Working Remotely? Here’s How to Manage your Matters

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Each week, we’re highlighting one of the resources from our recently launched LawSites Resource Center , a library of downloadable content such as ebooks, white papers, case studies and more from experts and vendors in the legal industry.

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Featured Resource: The Rocket Guide to Working Remotely As A Lawyer

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Each week, we’re highlighting one of the resources from our recently launched LawSites Resource Center , a library of downloadable content such as ebooks, white papers, case studies and more from experts and vendors in the legal industry.

Implementing Net Neutrality Across Legal Regimes

Media Law Prof Blog

Christopher Marsden, University of Sussex Law School, has published Comparative Case Studies in Implementing Net Neutrality: A Critical Analysis. Here is the abstract. (a) a) Objective including, insight developed: This paper critically examines the relatively few examples of regulatory implementation of

Prosecuting Politicians For Hate Speech in Finland

Media Law Prof Blog

This article uses one case study to explore the Heli Askola, Monash University Faculty of Law, is publishing `Taking the Bait? Lessons from a ‘Hate Speech'' Prosecution, in the Canadian Journal of Law and Society (2014). Here is the abstract.

Featured Resource: The Key to a Profitable Law Firm in any Economy

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Each week, we highlight a resource from the LawSites Resource Center , a library of downloadable content such as ebooks, white papers, case studies and more from experts and vendors in the legal industry.

Featured Resource: Artificial Intelligence 101: Introducing AI into Contract Management

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Each week, we’re highlighting one of the resources from the LawSites Resource Center , a library of downloadable content such as ebooks, white papers, case studies and more from experts and vendors in the legal industry.

Featured Resource: E-Book On Ensuring Your Accounting House Is In Order

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Each week, we’re highlighting one of the resources from our recently launched LawSites Resource Center , a library of downloadable content such as ebooks, white papers, case studies and more from experts and vendors in the legal industry.

Featured Resource: Ultimate Guide to Corporate Legal Case Management Software

Media Law

I noted last week the launch of the LawSites Resource Center , a library of downloadable content such as ebooks, white papers, case studies and more from experts and vendors in the legal industry. Topics covered: How legal case management software can help you and your department.

Internet Speech and Advocacy

Media Law Prof Blog

Juan Carlos Upegui Mejia, Universidad Externado de Colombia, has published Freedom of Expression, Social Networks and Criminal Law - The Case Study of Nicolás Castro (Libertad De Expresión, Redes Sociales Y Derecho Penal - Estudio Del Caso Nicolás Castro) in

Featured Resource: The Latest Legal Trends Report from Clio

Media Law

The Legal Trends Report is the featured resource this week on LawSites Resources , a library of downloadable content that includes white papers, webinars, product guides, case studies, industry analysis and much more, provided by experts and vendors within the legal industry.

Featured Resource: Medicaid Planning Opportunities for Estate Lawyers

Media Law

LawSites Resources is a library of free whitepapers, webinars, product guides, cases studies, e-books, and more. Each week, I highlight one of the resources available there.

Introducing the LawSites Resource Center: A Library of Downloadable Resources

Media Law

The Resource Center is a library of free downloadable content that will include white papers, webinars, product guides, case studies, industry analysis and more, all provided by experts and vendors within the legal industry.

Free Speech and Genocide Denial Under Rwanda's Laws

Media Law Prof Blog

A Case Study of the Application of Rwanda''s Genocide Denial Laws in volume 12 of the Northwestern University Journal of International Human Rights (2014). Nani Jansen, Media Legal Defence Initiative, has published Denying Genocide or Denying Free Speech? Here is

Featured Resource: The Complete Guide to E-Discovery Preservation, 2nd Edition

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New Legal Guide to Newsgathering in Mass.

Media Law

In addition to describing the applicable law, it includes several case studies that illustrate how the law was applied to actual events. A new guide to the legal protections available to reporters in Massachusetts was published this week by the Digital Media Law Project at Harvard University’s Berkman Center for Internet & Society and the Cyberlaw Clinic at Harvard Law School.

MTP Podcast: Spotify’s Direct Public Offering

Music Technology Policy

Spotify Case Study: Structuring and Executing a Direct Listing . Chris Castle explains Spotify’s direct public offering (compared to a traditional IPO) and commentary on how the stock is performing (NOT investment advice). MusicTech Solutions: Why Will Spotify’s Price Tank? Barrons: Spotify Stock Is Up This Year, but Analysts Say Don’t Get Too Excited.

Dentons Adopts Litera Transact for Managing Major U.S. Real Estate Transactions

Media Law

“Litera Transact helps us cut the administrative tasks of sending emails and updating checklists, which in turn helps our clients save money,” Chuqin Xing Anderson, managing associate in Dentons’ real estate practice, said in a case study published by the company.

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As if it weren’t hard enough: @TheFOWShow Covers the Direct Shot Supply Chain Debacle

Music Technology Policy

I think the Waterloo story should be a Harvard Business School case study, frankly.). If you are lucky enough to have an independent record store in your community today (mine is the fabulous Waterloo Records) , you may not realize just how lucky you really are. For an independent record store to have survived the last 20 years is something of a modern miracle. (I

In Win for Litera, Major European Bank Adopts Litera Transact To Manage Deals

Media Law

Litera has published a case study that provides details on the firm’s adoption and use of the platform and its introduction to Nordea.

Saturdays With Harvey

DealFatigue

Case study: LEGO movie. Last week’s Entertainment Business symposium at UCLA lacked the usual spark one feels when 500 lawyers gather together in one room. Even so, I live-tweeted a number of the highlights from the two-day event. uclaentertainmentsymposiym financing film slates are back. — Peter Kaufman (@Dealfatigue) March 8, 2014. uclaentertainmentsymposiym interesting nugget: so much money in the film investment space that studios are raising their distribution fees.

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Onit’s New Visual Interface for Its ‘Apptitude’ Platform Speeds and Simplifies Process Automation

Media Law

Additionally, Onit has created an online learning program, Lean into LegalOps , which offers classes, case studies and other resources.

Bones of Black children killed in police bombing used in Ivy League anthropology course

Communications And Entertainment Law Blog

To the astonishment and dismay of present-day Move members, some of the bones are being deployed as artifacts in an online course presented in the name of Princeton and hosted by the online study platform Coursera.

Successes in Artist and Songwriter Advocacy Show the Importance of Fighting Back

Music Technology Policy

Blake Morgan and the #irespectmusic campaign was the foremost grassroots organizing effort in the music industry and has become a case study for doing it right. “Why does Rice play Texas?” ” President John F. Kennedy, Sept. 12, 1962, Rice University. It should be clear by now that when it comes to sheer lobbying power expressed in terms of money and access, Big Tech has put the creative community up against it.

Supreme Court Janus decision: To see its potential impact, just look at Michigan.

Communications And Entertainment Law Blog

The case, Janus v. But one quick, useful case study comes to us from the state of Michigan, which implemented its own right-to-work legislation in 2013. "In a decision likely to weaken organized labor for years—if not decades—to come, the Supreme Court ruled Wednesday that public sector unions could no longer collect fees from workers whom they represent at the bargaining table, but who choose not to sign up as members.

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Evisort’s New Document Analyzer Offers Out-of-the-Box AI to Mine All A Company’s Contracts

Media Law

Born out of Harvard Law School, MIT and the Harvard Innovation Lab; funded by an investment firm backed by Bill Gates, Mark Zuckerberg, Jeff Bezos and other Silicon Valley luminaries; recently profiled in a Columbia Business School case study on entrepreneurship; and its three founders named to Forbes 30 Under 30 , it’s safe to say this is a company worth watching. Evisort might just be the hottest legal tech and AI company you’ve never heard of.