Lawyer probed over fire comments on social media

The head of the Athens Court of First Instance has ordered a preliminary investigation into the social media posts of an Athenian lawyer who, among other things, stated that she was praying and using voodoo so that the northern Attica suburbs of “Ekali and Kastri are also destroyed by the fires,” because “this is the… Continue reading Lawyer probed over fire comments on social media

Alaska lawyer out of job after social media post inquiry

JUNEAU, Alaska (AP) — An assistant attorney general in Alaska identified by a news outlet as the person behind a social media account that posted racist and antisemitic comments no longer works for the state Department of Law, an agency spokesperson said. Grace Lee told the Anchorage Daily News that Matthias Cicotte’s last day with… Continue reading Alaska lawyer out of job after social media post inquiry

Bromley, Korn and Yen Discussed the NFT Landscape in The American Lawyer

Manatt entertainment transactions and finance Leader Jordan Bromley, fintech Leader Brian Korn and entertainment Partner Sophia Yen spoke with The American Lawyer on how the entertainment industry is utilizing non-fungible tokens (NFTs) and the associated intellectual property (IP) implications. The publication noted that Manatt’s presence in Los Angeles lends itself to an NFT client… Continue reading Bromley, Korn and Yen Discussed the NFT Landscape in The American Lawyer