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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

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...
Published on: January 17th, 2019

Airbnb law in D.C. is probably unconstitutional, mayor says, citing recent N.Y. court ruling

D.C. Mayor Muriel E. Bowser is raising doubts over strict new regulations governing Airbnb and other short-term-rental companies, saying the limits recently passed by the D.C. Council are probably...