Sun.Jun 12, 2011

Legal Directory Rankings: An Alternate View

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In my recent post, Popular Legal Directories, Ranked by Traffic , I looked at how several online lawyer directories stack up in traffic rankings. One comment said that , another site that tracks website statistics, ranked the sites in a different order. So I checked and, sure enough, the rankings are a bit different. Using Alexa, the top four were FindLaw, Avvo, Justia and (in both global and U.S. rankings).

Yet Another Security Breach

Media Law Prof Blog

This time last Friday at the International Monetary Fund (coverage from the NYT), which can ill afford more notoriety, after the arrest last month of former head Dominique Strauss-Kahn. The breach is described as "major." More coverage and analysis here

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NBC, Tina Fey Address Tracy Morgan's Anti-Gay Remarks

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From the Hollywood Reporter: Both NBC and Tina Fey, the executive producer of "30 Rock", have apologized for Tracy Morgan's recent anti-gay remarks. The network's Robert Greenblatt said that while NBC recognizes talent's right to express itself, the network does

The Obama Administration and Internet Censorship Abroad

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From the June 12th New York Times, an article on a U. administration effort to circumvent censorship of telecommunications networks. Say reporters James Glantz and John Markoff, "The Obama administration is leading a global effort to deploy “shadow” Internet

What's In Those Palin E-Mails

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According to this New York Times article, those e-mails offer an interesting look at the former governor's administrative style and add "nuance and depth" to our picture of her