We use cookies to customise content for your subscription and for analytics.
If you continue to browse Lexology, we will assume that you are happy to receive all our cookies. For further information please read our Cookie Policy.
Results 1 to 5 of 101
Most popular |Most recent


The California Court Of Appeal Weighs In: The Development And Production Of An Entertainment Program Is Protected Under The Anti-SLAPP Statute

USA - March 1 2017 In a recent 50-page published opinion, the California Court of Appeal determined that offensive and derogatory language on a movie set was protected...

David Jang, Mindy B. Pava.


Defamation Law Series: Court Affirms Dismissal Of Claims Against Actor Marlon Wayans

USA - February 24 2017 In Daniel v. Wayans, The California Court of Appeal recently affirmed a trial court’s decision to grant actor Marlon Wayans’ anti-SLAPP motion against...

David Jang.


Defamation Law Series: Massachusetts District Court Tosses Katherine McKee’s Claims Against Bill Cosby

USA - February 23 2017 Last week, on February 16, 2017, the United States District Court for the District of Massachusetts dismissed Katherine McKee’s claims against Bill...

David Jang.


Defamation Law Series: Trumping Defamation Claims

USA - February 9 2017 President Donald Trump and First Lady Melania Trump recently have found themselves embroiled in two separate defamation cases in state courts - but...

David Jang, Mindy B. Pava.


Defamation Series: Texas Supreme Court Explains That Courts Should Not Make Editorial Decisions For The Media Re Information Related To Matters Of Public Concern

USA - February 9 2017 In Texas, Plaintiff Wade Brady brought claims for libel and libel per se against Carter Publications, Inc., publisher of the newspaper West Fort Bend...

David Jang.