Demand Letters as Extortion
Can an attorney's demand letter constitute illegal extortion? Yes, indeed, according to recent California appellate decisions.
Damages after Sargon
The recent Sargon case clarifies the trial judge's gatekeeper role regarding expert testimony.
A Level Playing Field
The rules of professional conduct don't just govern ethics -- they also ban discrimination.
Fair Use in Hollywood
When an author incorporates someone else's copyrighted work, issues of fair use may come into play.