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Published on: February 8th, 2019

Litigator of the Week: And the Runners Up...

A shout-out to the runners up for Litigator of the Week, Sidley partners Jim Badke, Ching-Lee Fukuda and Sona De won a $155 million jury verdict in Delaware federal court for Bayer Healthcare in its...
Published on: February 6th, 2019

Judges examine complaints from inmates at a troubled Brooklyn jail

IT HAS been a particularly trying ten days for more than 1,000 inmates at the Metropolitan Detention Centre (MDC), a federal jail in the Sunset Park neighbourhood of Brooklyn. On January 27th an...
Published on: February 6th, 2019

Defenders Group Files Lawsuit Over Deteriorating Conditions at Federal Prison in Brooklyn

The Federal Defenders of New York have filed a lawsuit against the Federal Bureau of Prisons over reported conditions of no heat or electricity in parts of the Metropolitan Detention Center in...
Published on: February 4th, 2019

Kaplan Hecker & Fink LLP Files Lawsuit on Behalf of Federal Defenders and Clients Detained at The Metropolitan Detention Center to Restore Constitutional Rights

NEW YORK, NY, February 4, 2019 – Kaplan Hecker & Fink LLP today announced the filing of a lawsuit on behalf of Federal Defenders of New York aimed to restore the constitutional rights of hundreds...
Published on: February 4th, 2019

Brooklyn Jail That Lacked Heat Faces a ‘Humanitarian Crisis,’ Lawsuit Claims

Defense lawyers in New York filed suit on Monday over what they said was a “humanitarian crisis” in a troubled Brooklyn federal jail, where a heating system breakdown and a power failure led to...
Published on: January 25th, 2019

Google Won’t Disclose Names of ‘Sh*tty Men in Media’ List Contributors

Writer, director, and alleged trash can man Stephen Elliott 
Published on: January 25th, 2019

MAKERS Announces Initial Lineup for The 2019 MAKERS Conference, Feb 6-8 in Dana Point, California

NEW YORK - MAKERS today announced the initial talent lineup for The 2019 MAKERS Conference, the media brand’s inspiring annual summit for women by women, which will take place February 6-8 at Monarch...
Published on: January 24th, 2019

"Shitty Media Men" Lawsuit: Google Faces Broad Subpoena Demands

In a case that will certainly test Google's commitment to protect the privacy of its users, author Stephen Elliott is moving forward with an attempt to obtain a court-ordered subpoena to ferret out...
Published on: January 24th, 2019

Stephen Elliott Wants Google to Produce A Ton of Information Related to the Shitty Media Men List

In October, Stephen Elliott filed a lawsuit against Moira Donegan, the creator of the Shitt
Published on: January 24th, 2019

'Shitty Media Men' Suit Wants Accusers Unmasked By Google

Stephen Elliott, a writer who sued over defamation last year after being named on an internet list of “Shitty Media Men” who have been accused of sexual misconduct, asked for a subpoena in New York...