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Judge Dismisses Libel Lawsuit Against John Oliver — Top Chicago Defamation Libel and Slander Attorneys Near Schaumburg

The First Amendment to the U.S. Constitution grants all citizens the right to free and open speech. This is especially true of people in the media talking about public figures. The news couldn’t be the news (and it couldn’t be … Continue reading

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Social Media and Online Defamation

Today, social media is used more than ever by individuals and businesses alike. However, with its increasing use, social media is also a tool many may use to commit online defamation. Online defamation refers to posting or reposting a false … Continue reading

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Article in Judges' Journal is opinion, not actionable under defamation or false advertising law

Board of Forensic Document Document Examiners, Inc. v. American Bar Ass’n, No. 17 C 01130, 2018 WL 1014510 (N.D. Ill. Feb. 22, 2018)The Board of Forensic Document Examiners, and seven of its members, alleged defamation by an article appearing in … Continue reading

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Defamation Claims Against Trump Continue in Appellate Court

Summer Zervos, who was a contestant on The Apprentice back in 2007 is attempting to sue President Trump for defamation claims which he denies yet claims her suit cannot proceed until his Presidency ends. Zervos alleges that, while she was … Continue reading

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CBS Can't Dodge $750M Defamation Suit From JonBenet Ramsey's Brother

Burke Ramsey says his reputation has been ruined after a CBS show's experts concluded he killed his sister.read more Read more detail on Recent Intellectual Property Law posts –

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