While defamation and similar suits are too often used as weapons against free speech, our firm has experience fighting back. Our experience includes:
- Currently representing local blogger in defamation suit
- Currently representing non-profit organization in counterclaims for false advertising brought against client’s FOIA suit against University of Illinois
Please note that in addition to insurance coverage through professional media insurance, coverage may sometimes be found in homeowners, renters, or umbrella policies. If you’ve been sued for defamation or threatened with suit, check your policies right away, as many have strict provisions requiring prompt notification of a claim.
Topic: Police Misconduct
Lawsuit Alleges That Kenosha Police Facilitated Kyle Rittenhouse’s Deadly Rampage and Allowed Him to Kill and Harm Peaceful Protestors In the Wake of the Police Shooting of Jacob Blake Milwaukee – Almost one year ago, Anthony Huber was tragically shot and killed in downtown Kenosha by Kyle Rittenhouse during peaceful demonstrations against police violence that… Read More
COPA and CPD continue to hide details about its investigation in violation of the Freedom of Information Act CHICAGO – The City’s long-running Sgt. Ronald Watts scandal took a new turn today as one of his victims sued the city for its failure to release its own full report on the Chicago police officers who… Read More