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Published on: April 29th, 2019

Airbnb Gets Broker's Retread NY Antitrust Suit Evicted

A Manhattan real estate brokerage already had its shot at Airbnb in federal court and missed, a New York state court judge said Friday in tossing the firm’s second proposed class action alleging the...
Published on: April 22nd, 2019

The Supreme Court will weigh a challenge to the citizenship question on the 2020 census

On April 23rd, almost a year after they heard arguments about a ban on travel from mostly Muslim countries, the justices will review a challenge to another Trump administration novelty. They will...
Published on: April 5th, 2019

LGBT progress seen in Lightfoot’s win, rise of ‘Mayor Pete'

“Mayor Pete,” as he’s known to his growing fan base, is running a surprisingly strong and well-funded campaign for president. Lori Lightfoot has just won a landslide victory to become Chicago’s mayor.
Published on: April 5th, 2019

Gigi Hadid Wants Court To Toss Copyright Infringement Claim Over Instagram Photo

The attorney representing supermodel Gigi Hadid is calling a New York company’s copyright infringement claim against her for posting a photo of herself on Instagram “meritless” and is ready to ask...
Published on: April 2nd, 2019

Gigi Hadid wants judge to toss lawsuit over paparazzi photo

Gigi Hadid claims the paparazzi agency suing her for using their photo on Instagram is trying to extort her for money. In documents obtained by The Blast, the 23-year-old supermodel’s legal team said...
Published on: April 2nd, 2019

Gigi Hadid Accuses Paparazzi of Attempting to Shake Her Down in Legal Battle

Gigi Hadid is accusing a paparazzi agency of trying to bilk her for money in a lawsuit over an Instagram post. Hadid is asking a judge to throw out the lawsuit filed against her by Xclusive-Lee Inc....
Published on: March 29th, 2019

Roberta Kaplan to speak at Harvard Law’s 2019 Class Day Ceremony

Roberta “Robbie” Kaplan will be the speaker for the Class Day ceremonies at Harvard Law School on Wednesday, May 29, 2019. Kaplan was chosen by representatives of this year’s graduating class.
Published on: March 29th, 2019

Power Lawyers 2019: Hollywood's Top 100 Attorneys

COLUMBIA LAW SCHOOL Why she matters Known for her work helping to extend federal benefits to married same-sex couples in the U.S., Kaplan has become a go-to litigator for #MeToo cases. The co-founder...
Published on: March 5th, 2019

Judge Questions "Malice" Theory in "Shitty Media Men" Libel Suit

Stephen Elliott hasn't fully failed in his lawsuit targeting "Shitty Media Men" creator Moira Donegan and 30 anonymous women, but he has taken some knocks. Elliott claims being defamed upon the...