Picture this: Beyoncé on top of a police car in a flooded street. A newspaper with the headline, “The Truth.” An image featuring Martin Luther King. A young hooded black boy dancing in front of a line of SWAT officers. A graffitied wall with the words, “stop shooting … [Read more...] about If You Like It You Should Put a Copyright on It
Remember how the FBI caught the Unabomber? They compared his writing patterns in his letters and his infamous “manifesto” that he got published by threat in the New York Times and the Washington Post to the writing samples of various suspects. Unusual spellings, word choices, … [Read more...] about What the UNABOMBER Can Teach You about Catching an Anonymous Defamer
What happens when a small business and a customer have a dispute? These days it is increasingly common for customers to publicly, and sometimes unlawfully, address their grievances on the Internet. And this is exactly what Dallas newlyweds Neely and Andrew Moldovan did to their … [Read more...] about Dallas Newlyweds Owe $1.08 Million After Defaming a Wedding Photographer Online
No one expects their former romantic partner to post several nude photographs of them on their social media account, but that is exactly what happened to Blac Chyna. Robert Kardashian (brother of Kim, Kourtney, and Khloe, and half-brother of Kylie and Kendall) recently posted … [Read more...] about Robert Kardashian Facing Revenge Porn Lawsuit
Architecture blogger, Kate Wagner from McMansion Hell, recently received an unexpected scare when a demand letter from the real-estate giant, Zillow Inc., appeared in her inbox on June 26, 2017. Zillow demanded that Wagner remove images of homes from her website that she featured … [Read more...] about McMansion Hell vs Zillow: Who’s in the Wrong?
Sarah Palin has accused the New York Times of defamation after an editorial article was published on June 14, 2017 accusing her of inciting Jared Lee Loughner to shoot Rep. Gabby Giffords (D-AZ). The Case Against the New York Times According to Palin’s lawyers, the lawsuit was … [Read more...] about Does Sarah Palin Have a Case Against the New York Times?