Legal Tech in the Heartland, Episode 4: Kim Benjamin, Kansas City, MO

Media Law

founder of Missouri DWI & Criminal Law Center , Kansas City, MO. How do solo and small-firm lawyers use technology in their practices?

Bahadur on Newsworthiness as an Internet-Era Mitigant of Implicit Bias @washburnlaw

Media Law Prof Blog

Bahadur, Washburn University School of Law, is publishing Newsworthiness as an Internet-Era Mitigant of Implicit Bias in volume 88 of the University of Missouri Kansas City Law Review (2019). Rory D.

Submitting Articles To Law Reviews, 2015 Edition

Media Law Prof Blog

Allen Rostron and Nancy Levit, both of the University of Missouri, Kansas City, have published Information for Submitting Articles to Law Reviews & Journals.

Information For Submitting Articles To Law Reviews and Journals--Updated For 2014

Media Law Prof Blog

Allen Rostron and Nancy Levit, both University of Missouri, Kansas City, School of Law, have published Information for Submitting Articles to Law Reviews & Journals.

Is the RIAA Chicken Little?

Media Law Prof Blog

Carrier, Rutgers University School of Law, Camden, is publishing No, RIAA, It's Not the End of the World for Musicians in the University of Missouri (Kansas City) Law Review (2014). Michael A. Here is the abstract. Technological advances threaten established

Rostron and Levit's Updated Chart on Law Journal Submissions, Expedites, and Rankings for Spring 2016

Media Law Prof Blog

Allen Rostron and Nancy Levit, both of the University of Missouri (Kansas City), School of Law, have published Information for Submitting Articles to Law Reviews & Journals. Here is the abstract. This document contains information about submitting articles to law

Submitting Articles To Law Reviews, 2013 Edition

Media Law Prof Blog

Allen Rostron, and Nancy Levit, both of the University of Missouri, Kansas City Law School, have published Information for Submitting Articles to Law Allen Rostron and Nancy Levit have updated their information for submitting articles to law reviews. See below.

More, Sir

Media Law Prof Blog

Rita Marie Cain, University of Missouri, Kansas City, Bloch School of Management, has published Food Inglorious Food: Food Safety, Food Libel and Free Speech. Here is the abstract. The movie Food, Inc. exposed issues about food production in the United

The Disparaging Trademark Restriction Prohibition

Media Law Prof Blog

Jasmine Abdel-Khalik, University of Missouri (Kansas City), School of Law, is publishing Disparaging Trademarks: Who Matters in volume 20 of the Michigan Journal of Race & Law (2015). Here is the abstract. For more than a century, non-majority groups have

The NFL and Socialism

The Legal Satyricon

In an article that isn’t really about politics or economics, the sports page brings a little insight to both: How many people had the moxie a few months ago to predict that not only would the Kansas City Chiefs win the AFC West but that the San Diego Chargers would also not even make the [.].

Newly Updated Charts On Law Review Submission Information

Media Law Prof Blog

Allen Rostron and Nancy Levin, University of Missouri (Kansas City) School of Law, Information for Submitting Articles to Law Reviews & Journals. Here is the abstract. This document contains information about submitting articles to law reviews and journals, including the

E.T., What Hast Thou Wrought?

Media Law Prof Blog

Rita Marie Cain, University of Missouri, Kansas City, has published "Embedded Advertising on Television: What Would Don Draper Do?" Here is the abstract. The Federal Communications Commission (FCC) uses the term “embedded advertising” to describe both product placement and product

Using IP Laws To Quash Freedom of Speech

Media Law Prof Blog

Jill Barton, University of Missouri, Kansas City, has published "Backdoor Censorship: How Media Giants' Copyright Protection Policies Collide with the First Amendment." Here is the abstract. This thesis analyzes an alarming trend among large media companies to use copyright laws

Ruby Receptionists Acquires ProfessionalChats, Expanding Its Offerings Into Online Chat

Media Law

virtual receptionist company Ruby Receptionists is today announcing its acquisition of the online chat service ProfessionalChats , a three-year-old company based in Kansas City, Mo. All of the company’s 100-plus employees will join Ruby, while remaining in their Kansas City location. The Portland, Ore.,

U.S. Attorney’s Office Under Investigation After 700 Lawyers Were Spied On in Prison - The Daily Beast

Communications And Entertainment Law Blog

A court-appointed investigator has found that the United States Attorney’s Office for Kansas is in possession of hundreds of phone and video recordings of communications between attorneys and their clients, inmates at a privately run prison facility in Leavenworth. Attorney’s Office in Kansas City. A U.S. Attorney’s Office is found to have stashed hundreds of calls between inmates and lawyers. A veteran prosecutor says his old colleagues have gone rogue.

Federal government has long ignored white supremacist threats, critics say - The Washington Post

Communications And Entertainment Law Blog

restarted a long-dormant domestic terrorism task force created after the 1995 Oklahoma City bombing. A former Ku Klux Klan leader had just murdered three people near a Jewish Community Center in a Kansas City suburb and yelled “Heil Hitler” as police took him into custody. "On June 3, 2014, Attorney General Eric H. Holder Jr.

Google Meltdown Continues With Missouri Attorney General’s Consumer Protection Subpoenas

Music Technology Policy

According to the Kansas City Star : Missouri Attorney General Josh Hawley’s office on Monday issued a subpoena to Google as part of an investigation into whether the tech giant is violating Missouri’s consumer protection and anti-trust laws.

Monday Morning JetLawg

JetLawBlog

Fan seeks $25,000 from Kansas City Royals for “ hot dog incident.&#. New Nashville home of country singer John Rich accused by neighbors of violating city ordinances. In the news. Costs associated with Tiger press conference will go to him, not taxpayers.

CBS 46 Atlanta - Carter criticizes administration for direction it's taking U.S.

Communications And Entertainment Law Blog

KANSAS CITY, Mo. (AP) At Unity Temple in Kansas City, Missouri, Carter yesterday said he is -- quote -- "disturbed an angry" at what he calls a radical move away from human rights, protecting the environment and defending the separation of church and state. CBS 46 Atlanta - Carter criticizes administration for direction it's taking U.S. Carter criticizes administration for direction it's taking U.S. Nov 12, 2005, 11:01 PM.

CBS 46 Atlanta - Carter criticizes administration for direction it's taking U.S.

Communications And Entertainment Law Blog

KANSAS CITY, Mo. (AP) At Unity Temple in Kansas City, Missouri, Carter yesterday said he is -- quote -- "disturbed an angry" at what he calls a radical move away from human rights, protecting the environment and defending the separation of church and state. CBS 46 Atlanta - Carter criticizes administration for direction it's taking U.S. Carter criticizes administration for direction it's taking U.S. Nov 12, 2005, 11:01 PM.

Opinion | Surviving a Criminal Presidency - The New York Times

Communications And Entertainment Law Blog

Charles Blow Opinion Columnist President Donald Trump arrives at Kansas City, Mo., "No one is above the law in America. on Friday to deliver remarks at the 2018 Project Safe Neighborhoods National Conference.

Opinion | What Doesn’t Kill Him Makes Him Stronger - The New York Times

Communications And Entertainment Law Blog

On Tuesday, Trump upped his assault on truth, telling the audience at a veterans’ event in Kansas City, Mo., By Charles Blow "Facts don’t matter to millions of Americans anymore. That is just the truth. Republicans bewitched by Donald Trump have devalued the import of truth.

Entertainment Law Update Podcast Episode 34 – Publiciity, Politicians, Godfathers and more…

Gordon P. Firemark

The casino, the Golden Nugget, filed a lawsuit against a Kansas City playing card manufacturer claiming that the cards were unshuffled despite being promised to be pre-shuffled. Call us with your feedback: (310) 243-6231. In this Episode: Burberry/Bogart case settled.

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MPAA's Dan Glickman to run for Senate? Sure doesn't sound like it.

Copyrights & Campaigns

Writes Schroeder, "Glickman even thought about hiring a pollster in Kansas, sources say, but never went through with it." (my I would be surprised if he did run," a former Kansas Dem party official told Schroeder. Glickman volunteered that he has not spent much time in Kansas recently, and doesn't even own a home there: "I have not spent an exceptionally high amount of time in the state in the last few years.

Opinion | Ida B. Wells and the Lynching of Black Women - The New York Times

Communications And Entertainment Law Blog

Wells protested the lynching in an editorial for The Gate City Press, a black newspaper in Kansas City, Mo. “A Woman Lynched” read a headline in The New York Times on Aug. 20, 1886. A mob had taken “Eliza Woods, colored” from a jail in Jackson, Tenn.,

Fox news and correspondent sue Senate candidate over use of news footage in ad

Copyrights & Campaigns

The Kansas City Star described the ad as follows: “You have to show you’re the party of reform,” Wallace says to Blunt in the clip, as it’s replayed on the Carnahan ad. Fox News and its correspondent Chris Wallace have sued the campaign of Senate Candidate Robin Carnahan (D-MO) over her campaign's use of Fox footage in a TV ad attacking her opponent, Roy Blunt (R). As first reported by THR, Esq. ,

Swiss Debuts Forster's Promo Short LX Forty

Thompson On Hollywood

Shot at Paramount Studios in collaboration with the Publicis advertising agency, Ping Pong Films, Kansas City's MK12 animation house and music producer Brian Reitzell, the short will not only be posted online but starting in August, will be shown on all long-haul flights.

Pitt Chased Wired Cover

Thompson On Hollywood

they nabbed coverage from Perez Hilton , MTV: Hollywood Crush , Us Magazine , PopSugar , X17 Online , The Post Chronicle , Hampton Roads , The Frisky , Towleroad and Kansas City Star. Brad Pitt graces the cover of Wired Magazine's August issue, which just arrived in my morning mail.

Three Strikes And You’re Out! Or Is It Three Big Contracts And You Strike?

JetLawBlog

The New York Yankees have long been the financial bullies of baseball, but the team’s offseason acquisition of CC Sabathia (7 years, $161 million), A.J. Burnett (5 years, $82.5

A Host of FCC Fines of Over $20,000 for Technical and Tower Issues - And a Presentation on How to Avoid FCC Problems to the Kansas Broadcasters

Broadcast Law Blog

Last week, I did a presentation on the issues facing broadcasters at the Kansas Association of Broadcasters annual convention (a copy of the slides from my presentation is available here ). My presentation was preceded by a session conducted by the agent in charge of the Kansas City field office of the FCC, who emphasized the many issues that the field agents discover at broadcast stations that can lead to fines.

Dept. of Commerce Issues Report on Runaway Production

Entertainment Law Resources Blog

The shoot takes place in Kansas City, Missouri and is directed by Tom WhitJune 4, 2001 Dept. of Commerce Issues Report on Runaway Production Last year Congress asked the U.S. of Commerce to study the impact of runaway productions on the U.S. film industry. The report has now been completed and it findings are no big surprise: the number of films shot abroad for economic reasons increased dramatically from 100 films in 1990 to 285 films in 1998, an increase of 185% over eight years.

Dept. of Commerce Issues Report on Runaway Production

Entertainment Law Resources Blog

The shoot takes place in Kansas City, Missouri and is directed by Tom Whit June 4, 2001 Dept. of Commerce Issues Report on Runaway Production Last year Congress asked the U.S. of Commerce to study the impact of runaway productions on the U.S. film industry. The report has now been completed and it findings are no big surprise: the number of films shot abroad for economic reasons increased dramatically from 100 films in 1990 to 285 films in 1998, an increase of 185% over eight years.

Jack Anderson, Investigative Journalist Who Angered the Powerful, Dies at 83 - New York Times

Communications And Entertainment Law Blog

At 18, he landed a reporting job at The Salt Lake City Tribune. Bush presidencies, Mr. Anderson gave his own stamp to Washington journalism, beginning with using language he thought a Kansas City milkman would understand. Jack Anderson, Investigative Journalist Who Angered the Powerful, Dies at 83 - New York Times December 18, 2005 Jack Anderson, Investigative Journalist Who Angered the Powerful, Dies at 83 By DOUGLAS MARTIN.

Jack Anderson, Investigative Journalist Who Angered the Powerful, Dies at 83 - New York Times

Communications And Entertainment Law Blog

At 18, he landed a reporting job at The Salt Lake City Tribune. Bush presidencies, Mr. Anderson gave his own stamp to Washington journalism, beginning with using language he thought a Kansas City milkman would understand. Jack Anderson, Investigative Journalist Who Angered the Powerful, Dies at 83 - New York Times December 18, 2005 Jack Anderson, Investigative Journalist Who Angered the Powerful, Dies at 83 By DOUGLAS MARTIN.

UPDATED STATE INCENTIVE INFORMATION

Entertainment Law Resources Blog

Most cities or counties that impose a local hotel tax have a tax exemption for occupancies in excess of 30 days. coordinates permitting for the City of Los Angeles, sections of Los Angeles County and other local jurisdictions. The City of Los Angeles waives location use fees at many frequently filmed City facilities including City Hall, city-owned office buildings and property and all public library facilities. Per production cap is total City taxes paid.

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UPDATED STATE INCENTIVE INFORMATION

Entertainment Law Resources Blog

Most cities or counties that impose a local hotel tax have a tax exemption for occupancies in excess of 30 days. coordinates permitting for the City of Los Angeles, sections of Los Angeles County and other local jurisdictions. The City of Los Angeles waives location use fees at many frequently filmed City facilities including City Hall, city-owned office buildings and property and all public library facilities. Per production cap is total City taxes paid.

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