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MLRC News

May 2024

Ten Questions to a Media Lawyer

Drew Shenkman

CNN lawyer on his start in the business, hiring outside counsel, Atlanta must-sees and more.

May 2024

No Cameras in the Courtroom for Trump Trial Is A Travesty

George Freeman

Why we should be hitting these walls despite a history of thousands of trials being televised without a problem really is inexplicable.

Apr 2024

Regina Thomas Elected New MLRC Board Chair

George Freeman

At a recent MLRC Board meeting, Regina Thomas was unanimously elected as the Board’s new Chair.

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Apr 2024

Ten Questions to a Media Lawyer

Michael Cameron

News Corp. Australia lawyer on his start in media law, big cases, differences between legal cultures in New York and Sydney, Australia must-sees and more.

Apr 2024

MLRC Goes West

Jeff Hermes

Our Entertainment & Media Law conference kicked off the season on March 21st, with the MLRC working once again with our partners at Southwestern Law School once for our half-day conference in Los Angeles. I’m pleased to report that our early notices were all extremely positive.

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Feb 2024

Happy Slam, Happy Conference

George Freeman

Executive director on MLRC's dynamic inaugural conference in Sydney.

Jan 2024

Questions and Predictions for ’24

George Freeman

MLRC executive director has questions on what the new year will bring in law, politics, sport, entertainment, and whether his column might benefit from an AI assist.

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Dec 2023

Why MLRC Filed an Amicus Brief at the Supreme Court

Jeff Hermes

The NetChoice cases could be as fundamental to the future of online discourse as Times v. Sullivan has been to journalism.

Nov 2023

Santa’s Gift List for Media Players Naughty & Nice

George Freeman

MLRC Executive Director dons his santa cap to dispense helpful gifts to the major newsmakers of 2023.

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Nov 2023

Ten Questions to a Media Lawyer

Deanna K. Shullman

Shullman Fugate partner on her beginnings in media law, memorable cases, taste in podcasts, and what people get wrong about Floridians.