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Public Officials and Government Facebook Pages: Don’t Block Me, Bro!
  • Frost Brown Todd LLC
  • USA
  • October 11 2017

With the rise of social media as the modern public forum for speech and debate, a veritable legal minefield has been created for elected officials who


Courts uphold law enforcement officer’s discharge for racially insensitive posts
  • Constangy Brooks Smith & Prophete LLP
  • USA
  • October 10 2017

The freedom of speech afforded by the First Amendment is remarkably broad. Several categories of speech, including even “hate speech,” are afforded


Will Mandatory Fees to Public Unions Survive? SCOTUS Set to Revisit the Issue
  • Barnes & Thornburg LLP
  • USA
  • October 5 2017

The U.S. Supreme Court will once again address whether public-sector unions can collect mandatory fees from nonmembers to help pay for collective


Highly Regulated Speech: California Considers New Limits on Cannabis Branded Merchandise
  • Arent Fox LLP
  • USA
  • October 2 2017

For branded cannabis products entering the California market, the Medicinal and Adult-Use Cannabis Regulation and Safety Act (MAUCRSA), passed on June


US Supreme Court to Hear Challenge to Public-Sector Union Fees
  • Squire Patton Boggs
  • USA
  • October 2 2017

On September 28, 2017, the US Supreme Court agreed to hear a challenge to the so-called “fair share” fees public employee unions collect from


Supreme Court Grants Review in Two Key Labor & Employment Cases
  • Steptoe & Johnson LLP
  • USA
  • September 29 2017

On September 28, 2017, the Supreme Court agreed to review whether service advisors at auto dealerships qualify as exempt from overtime under the Fair


Supreme Court Corner Q3 2017
  • DLA Piper
  • USA
  • September 29 2017

Simon Shiao Tam leads a dance-rock band and sought to trademark the band's name: The Slants. The Trademark Trial and Appeal Board (TTAB) upheld the


SCOTUS Appears Ready To Deal Devastating Blow To Public Unions
  • Fisher Phillips
  • USA
  • September 28 2017

In a move that must have labor unions across the country trembling with fear, the Supreme Court today announced that it will once again take up the


Trump Plays Ball (To Knee or Not To Knee)
  • Kelley Drye & Warren LLP
  • USA
  • September 28 2017

President Trump likes to mix it up. Mix everything up, like the National Football League and the First Amendment. Wait. What? Whether you think the


Politics in the Workplace: Do NFL Players Have Freedom of Speech to Protest at Games?
  • Payne & Fears LLP
  • USA
  • September 28 2017

It’s nearly impossible to turn on the TV and not hear something about the NFL player protests and whether such actions are protected speech under the