Tag Archives: Libel

Smollett’s Attorneys Sued For Defamation — Chicago Defamation Libel and Slander Attorneys Near Oak Brook and Naperville

Smollett’s Alleged Attackers Sue His Attorneys for Defamation The case of the alleged attack against Jussie Smollett continues to get even more strange. After an outpouring of love and support following an allegedly racist and homophobic attack on Jussie Smollett … Continue reading

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ICYMI: McGrath on Alexander Hamilton and the Transformation of the Common Law of Libel

ICYMI:Paul McGrath, People v. Croswell: Alexander Hamilton and the Transformation of the Common Law of Libel, 7 Judicial Notice 5 (2011).  Read more detail on Recent Legal Ethics posts –

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[Eugene Volokh] Libel, Time, Brexit, and Monaco

An allegedly bogus dossier on plaintiff was sent by defendant to a third party in 2003 — and then hit the news in 2017. Can plaintiff sue for libel?From Chandler v. Berlin, decided today by District Judge Amit Mehta (moved … Continue reading

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Families of Sandy Hook Victims Sue Online Conspiracy Theorist — Chicago Defamation Slander and Libel Attorneys Near Naperville

Tensions between American citizens are higher than ever with no sign of slowing down any time soon and there’s ample evidence that the 2016 election played a significant role in widening those divides. Trump’s presidential campaign ran on a platform … Continue reading

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“Inventor of email” appeals ruling that tossed his libel suit against Techdirt

Enlarge / A booth in support of Shiva Ayyadurai, who is running against Sen. Elizabeth Warren (D-MA), displays an 'Photoshopped' image of Warren wearing a Native American headdress inside the Conservative Political Action Conference Hub at the Gaylord National Resort … Continue reading

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