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Another Bumper Crop of California Anti-SLAPP Opinions

Another Bumper Crop of California Anti-SLAPP Opinions

DWT Media Law January 8, 2015 Comments Off on Another Bumper Crop of California Anti-SLAPP Opinions

We highlight key developments in 2014, organized by provisions of the anti-SLAPP statute

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Courts Continue to Define the Strength of Oregon’s Robust Anti-SLAPP Statute

Courts Continue to Define the Strength of Oregon’s Robust Anti-SLAPP Statute

DWT Media Law January 7, 2015 Comments Off on Courts Continue to Define the Strength of Oregon’s Robust Anti-SLAPP Statute

Oregon is now entering its fourteenth year of anti-SLAPP litigation under a decidedly robust statute. We highlight some of the developments here

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Courts Broadly Interpret and Decide Constitutional Challenges to Washington State’s Anti-SLAPP Statute

Courts Broadly Interpret and Decide Constitutional Challenges to Washington State’s Anti-SLAPP Statute

DWT Media Law January 7, 2015 Comments Off on Courts Broadly Interpret and Decide Constitutional Challenges to Washington State’s Anti-SLAPP Statute

Opponents of the statute raise myriad challenges, including that the statute is unconstitutionally vague and violates separation of powers, the right of access, the right to petition, and the Privileges and Immunities Clause

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D.C. Anti-SLAPP Statute Growing Up Strong, but What About Applicability in Federal Court and Interlocutory Appeal?

D.C. Anti-SLAPP Statute Growing Up Strong, but What About Applicability in Federal Court and Interlocutory Appeal?

DWT Media Law January 7, 2015 Comments Off on D.C. Anti-SLAPP Statute Growing Up Strong, but What About Applicability in Federal Court and Interlocutory Appeal?

Activists brought libel and other tort claims against defendants – who planned to build an Islamic community center near Ground Zero in New York City – arising from statements in a related action that,

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