What to Do When Private Moments Become Public

By | Sports & Entertainment Beat | August 25, 2015
What to Do When Private Moments Become Public

As boyfriends, girlfriends and the curious-the-world-over google “how to get to the dark web” and “Ashley Madison” in order to find the data dump the Impact Group unleashed on the “dark web” late Monday night, we thought it was a good time to remind the teams that service entertainers and athletes what they can do when your client’s private moments find their way to the very public Internet.

Third Circuit Determines That New Jersey’s Partial Repeal of Its Sports Betting Prohibition is an Unconstitutional Violation of PAPSA

By | Sports Law Scoreboard | August 25, 2015
Third Circuit Determines That New Jersey’s Partial Repeal of Its Sports Betting Prohibition is an Unconstitutional Violation of PAPSA

In a 2-1 decision this morning, the United States Court of Appeals for the Third Circuit affirmed the District Court’s decision that New Jersey’s law partially repealing its prohibition against sports wagering violates the Professional and Amateur Sports Protection Act of 1992 (“PAPSA”).

The Location of the Public Inspection File of a College Radio Station When the Station’s Main Studio is in a Building Not Open to the General Public Addressed in FCC Consent Decree

By | Broadcast Law Blog | August 25, 2015
The Location of the Public Inspection File of a College Radio Station When the Station’s Main Studio is in a Building Not Open to the General Public Addressed in FCC Consent Decree

How to deal with a noncommercial radio station’s public inspection file when the station is licensed to a college and has a main studio in a restricted-access student residence hall is a question that I have received repeatedly when I have conducted sessions on FCC rules at noncommercial broadcasters’ conventions and meetings.