Mon.Apr 22, 2019

Tushnet on the First Amendment and Trademark Registration @rtushnet

Media Law Prof Blog

Rebecca Tushnet, Georgetown University Law Center, has published The First Amendment Walks Into a Bar: Trademark Registration and Free Speech, at 92 Notre Dame L. 381 (2016). Here is the abstract. This Article analyzes the First Amendment arguments against

LawNext Episode 36: Atrium Cofounder Augie Rakow on the Alternative Firm’s Successes and Challenges

Media Law

Silicon Valley-backed Atrium is a different kind of law firm — a dual entity that is part law practice and part legal technology company. The goal is to provide corporate clients with a more efficient and transparent alternative to traditional large firms, with Atrium’s lawyers focusing exclusively on practicing law, while a second entity, Atrium LTS, handles all operations for the firm, even including marketing, and develops and operates software to streamline the firm’s workflows.

Trudeau on "The Simpsons"? Oh, Canada! @meyer_lucas @TheSimpsons

Media Law Prof Blog

Canadian Prime Minister Justin Trudeau will be a guest character on Sunday's episode of "The Simpsons," but he won't be the voice for his own character. That duty will fall to Lucas Meyer, a reporter for NEWSTALK1010 in Toronto.

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Opinion | Impeach Donald Trump? - The New York Times

Communications And Entertainment Law Blog

"April 21st, 2019 Chaeles Blow President Trump at a White House event on Thursday. Photo by: Erin Schaff/The New York Times The Mueller report has been released, with redactions of course, and it is a damning document.

FCC Releases Proposed Revised Rules for Resolving FM Translator Complaints – Order to be Considered at May 9 Commission Meeting

Broadcast Law Blog

The FCC last week released a draft order (available here) in its proceeding looking at revising the procedures to resolve complaints of interference by translators (and certain LPFM stations) to existing FM stations. The draft order proposes many changes to the current process.

Lawrence's Last Word: Robert Mueller Exposes Sarah Sanders' Lies | The L.

Communications And Entertainment Law Blog

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Rep. Ted Lieu: If Trump Obstructed Justice, Impeachment Should Be On The.

Communications And Entertainment Law Blog

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