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Vick Speaks To The Wrap About Emotional Distress Claims Against The Media
June 2017 - Kevin Vick provided The Wrap with comment regarding First Amendment barriers to emotional distress claims against the media.  Vick explained that "courts usually reject emotional distress claims against the media because they are subject to First Amendment limitations."  See here.  
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Vick Elected to Board of Trustees of Los Angeles County Bar Association
June 2017 - Kevin Vick was elected to serve on the Board of Trustees of the Los Angeles County Bar Association.  Vick, former Chair of the Entertainment Law and Intellectual Property Section of the County Bar, will serve a two-year term as a Trustee.  See here.  
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Jassy Serves on Panel Discussing Public Records Litigation
May 2017 - Jean-Paul Jassy spoke on a panel at the California Newspaper Publishers Association's annual Press Summit about Public Records Act litigation.  
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Jassy Vick Carolan Prevails For YouTube In Breach of Contract, Defamation and Section 17200 Action
April 2017 - The Orange County Superior Court dismissed all of plaintiff’s claims against YouTube on demurrer and summary judgment.   The failed claims included breach of contract, defamation, interference with prospective economic advantage, and alleged violations of Business and Professions Code § 17200.  
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Jassy Speaks to California Chapter of Media Law Resource Center About Government Efforts To Gather Information
April 2017 - Jean-Paul Jassy spoke to the California Chapter of the Media Law Resource Center about challenging government efforts to subpoena and obtain information and documents from reporters and internet service providers.  
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Jassy Serves On Los Angeles County Bar Association Panel Discussing Developments in First Amendment Law
March 2017 - Jean-Paul Jassy served as a panelist discussing developments in First Amendment law for a program hosted by the Entertainment & Intellectual Property Section of the Los Angeles County Bar Association.