June 12th, 2018
Frankfurt Kurnit in The Legal 500 2018
The Legal 500, a London-based directory of leading lawyers, ranks our Marketing and Advertising group in Tier 1 and our Media and Entertainment group in Tier 2. The Legal 500 also praises our Intellectual Property (Copyright) practice. The publication cites our “unbelievable industry knowledge,” and says we’re “quite simply the best and a true top choice for clients.” The Legal 500 also praised 15 of our attorneys individually: Christopher Chase, Victoria Cook, Richard B. Heller, Richard Hofstetter, Andrew Hurwitz, Candice Kersh, Gavin McElroy, Brian Murphy, Edward Rosenthal, Michael Williams and Maura Wogan. Jeffrey Greenbaum, Rick Kurnit and Terri Seligman were listed as “leading lawyers.” Hannah Taylor is listed as a “next generation lawyer.”
Facebook Asks Police Agencies Not to Create Fake Profiles
The Los Angeles Daily Journal quoted James Mariani on whether law enforcement may deploy fake social media accounts to monitor people and collect evidence. Mr. Mariani noted that the practice “is not illegal and is widely used throughout the country at law enforcement offices of every level.” He noted, however, that “the practice of surreptitiously monitoring activists [may] violate the First Amendment by creating a chilling effect on those who would otherwise express discontent online".
October 11 2018
Not Only in Dreams: Roy Orbison is Back on Tour. Sort of.
October 10 2018
Simpson Suit Spotlights In-House Counsel’s Clashing Roles
October 8 2018