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The D.C. Anti-SLAPP Act at Two Years Old: Erie Issues and Interlocutory Appeal Take Center Stage

The D.C. Anti-SLAPP Act at Two Years Old: Erie Issues and Interlocutory Appeal Take Center Stage

DWT Media Law June 22, 2013 Comments Off on The D.C. Anti-SLAPP Act at Two Years Old: Erie Issues and Interlocutory Appeal Take Center Stage

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Court Rules Pentagon Cannot Withhold Names of U.S. Army School of the Americas Graduates

Court Rules Pentagon Cannot Withhold Names of U.S. Army School of the Americas Graduates

DWT Media Law June 21, 2013 Comments Off on Court Rules Pentagon Cannot Withhold Names of U.S. Army School of the Americas Graduates

By Duffy Carolan and Jeff Glasser On April 22, 2013, the United States District Court, Northern District of California (Hon. Phyllis J. Hamilton) granted summary judgment against the Pentagon in an important Freedom of Information

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Court Lifts Injunction That for Over 30 Years Barred Release of Physician-Identifying Medicare Records

Court Lifts Injunction That for Over 30 Years Barred Release of Physician-Identifying Medicare Records

DWT Media Law June 20, 2013 Comments Off on Court Lifts Injunction That for Over 30 Years Barred Release of Physician-Identifying Medicare Records

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2nd Circuit Affirms Denial of Preliminary Injunction in Internet Streaming Case

2nd Circuit Affirms Denial of Preliminary Injunction in Internet Streaming Case

DWT Media Law June 19, 2013 Comments Off on 2nd Circuit Affirms Denial of Preliminary Injunction in Internet Streaming Case

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Cloud Computing: U.S. Export Controls Reach for the Sky

Cloud Computing: U.S. Export Controls Reach for the Sky

DWT Media Law May 20, 2013 Comments Off on Cloud Computing: U.S. Export Controls Reach for the Sky

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New York Court Quashes Sheldon Adelson’s Third-Party Subpoena to Wall Street Journal

New York Court Quashes Sheldon Adelson’s Third-Party Subpoena to Wall Street Journal

DWT Media Law May 10, 2013 Comments Off on New York Court Quashes Sheldon Adelson’s Third-Party Subpoena to Wall Street Journal

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Washington State Enacts Uniform Correction and Clarification Law

Washington State Enacts Uniform Correction and Clarification Law

DWT Media Law May 8, 2013 Comments Off on Washington State Enacts Uniform Correction and Clarification Law

Photo: Rachel La Corte, Associated Press  By Bruce E. H. Johnson, Ambika Doran, and Sarah K. Duran On May 20, 2013, Washington Governor Jay Inslee signed into law ESB 5236, a version of the

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The 2nd Circuit Weighs in on Transformativeness in the Visual Arts

The 2nd Circuit Weighs in on Transformativeness in the Visual Arts

DWT Media Law April 30, 2013 Comments Off on The 2nd Circuit Weighs in on Transformativeness in the Visual Arts

By Christopher J. Robinson A year after hearing oral argument, the 2nd Circuit has issued its much anticipated decision in Cariou v. Prince, 714 F.3d 694 (2nd Cir. 2013), on copyright fair use in the visual arts. As

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Lawsuit Helps End Speech Restrictions Outside California Library

Lawsuit Helps End Speech Restrictions Outside California Library

DWT Media Law April 28, 2013 Comments Off on Lawsuit Helps End Speech Restrictions Outside California Library

By Mark Fefer As a result of a lawsuit pursued by DWT on behalf of the ACLU of Northern California, the city council of Redding, Calif., agreed to withdraw speech limitations it had imposed

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