Jeffer Mangels Butler & Mitchell LLP
One of the biggest mistakes owners and developers continue to make is negotiating a "nonbinding" term sheet on various hotel arrangements, such as hotel franchise and hotel management agreements.
Arnold & Porter
The ubiquity and sophistication of smartphones has created a more mobile work force ("mobile" – get it?).
On October 8th, Sports Ventures Acquisition Corp., a special purpose acquisition company or SPAC, filed a registration statement with the Securities and Exchange Commission, making it the...
Pryor Cashman LLP
Counsel Jamice Oxley will be speaking at Marlborough's live event titled, "The Social Dilemma: Screening and Panel Discussion."
VoIP services can make telemarketing more efficient and cheaper—particularly for autodialing and sending prerecorded messages.
Arnold & Porter
This article, Part II of a series, explores the right of publicity by addressing the ways content creators can avoid liability by incorporating their own creative expression into their works.
Pryor Cashman LLP
Pryor Cashman client David Gordon Green secured a deal with UCP, a Universal Studio Group division, and Seth MacFarlane's Fuzzy Door to turn the classic 1977 action comedy...
Troutman Pepper Hamilton Sanders
On August 6, President Trump issued an executive order banning WeChat, a Chinese app developed by parent company Tencent Holdings Ltd. that combines the capabilities of other social media, ride sharing, and payment apps.
We have written previously about the FTC's vigorous enforcement efforts relating to negative option marketing and its crackdown on alleged wrongdoing seeking to exploit the difficulties...
Among the countless casualties of COVID-19, many much-anticipated events had to be canceled. Instead, some of the world's largest entertainment industry events are becoming virtual experiences.
The California Court of Appeal (the Court) has affirmed a trial court's grant of preliminary injunction, enjoining HomeAdvisor's use of allegedly misleading language in advertisements.
Gordon Rees Scully Mansukhani
As is the case for most social media networks, photos and videos can be shared in seconds and thousands of users can view the same image or video within the first few moments after clicking the post.
On July 27, Melissane Velyvis successfully argued that a Domestic Violence Protective Order (the Order) was an unconstitutional prior restraint on her freedom of expression.
Frankfurt Kurnit Klein & Selz
The FTC reported a big increase in consumer complaints today arising from bogus offers on social media.
In a now famous Oscar speech from 2018, Frances McDormand encouraged more diverse hiring in the film industry.
Lauded as the "the most important law protecting free speech" and the law that "gave us the modern internet," Section 230 of the Communications Decency Act has been a fixture of recent internet policy debates ...
Sheppard Mullin Richter & Hampton
Earlier this month, the FCC adopted a Report & Order ("R&O") streamlining the application review process for transactions involving foreign investment or participation in U.S. telecommunications...
Cooley advised ION Media on its agreement to sell to E.W. Scripps for $2.65 billion, combining the business with Scripps' Katz networks and Newsy to create a full-scale national television networks...
Ropes & Gray LLP
As part of its continuing effort to address student-athlete compensation issues, the NCAA Division I Council last week approved and introduced into its 2020-21 legislative cycle a proposal...
Global Advertising Lawyers Alliance (GALA)
In 2016, Alana Institute – a Brazilian non-profit civil society organization – reported McDonald's to the Public Defender's Office of the State of São Paulo...