Media & Entertainment MVP: Davis Wright Tremaine's Laura Handman
Law360, New York (December 19, 2016, 1:37 PM EST) -- From clearing Yelp of liability for a disgruntled client’s comments about his legal counsel to successfully defending two New York Post reporters from a rapper’s libel charges, Davis Wright Tremaine LLP’s Laura Handman has spent 2016 fighting for and defending free speech, earning her a spot among Law360’s 2016 Media & Entertainment MVPs.
MEDIA & ENTERTAINMENT
Davis Wright Tremaine Handman, the co-chair of the firm’s appellate practice, successfully argued before the Eleventh Circuit that the New York Post and two of its investigative reporters shouldn’t be held liable for defamation in a suit brought by rapper Pras Michel. The...
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