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Modern Day Litigation, Cyber Defamation, and Law in Sports & Entertainment

Monthly Archives: January 2012

Rangers Fan Beaten Outside of Geno’s Steaks: Is it His Own Fault for Eating a Misteak?

Posted in Sports
Maybe it’s a Jersey/East Coast thing but I love a good cheesesteak. My go-to spot after a late-night gig in Philadelphia was Pat’s, the South Philly institution known as the King of Steaks. Across the street from Pat’s is Geno’s Steaks, which also has great steaks, but except for trying Geno’s one time, I’ve always picked Pat’s—perhaps … Continue Reading

The Meat & Potatoes of Scottie Pippen’s Defamation Suit

Posted in Defamation
Getting back to the defamation lawsuit Scottie Pippen filed last month in an Illinois federal court. By the way, I know it’s still early, but so far I haven’t received word that Pippen is suing me over my last post… Before we get into Pippen’s specific claims, let’s briefly review the law of defamation. First … Continue Reading