Kathleen A. Kirby

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  • Tuesday, March 2, 2010
    Businesses are increasingly faced with a "new" kind of subpoena - one that seeks the identity of persons who have posted information anonymously to the company's website, blog or chat room. Typically, these subpoenas seek the names, addresses and IP addresses of commenters. The reasons for doing so vary. Perhaps a plaintiff - who is barred by Section 230...
  • Wednesday, August 1, 2007
    With little time left before Congress leaves on its annual month-long August recess, several media issues have taken on a higher profile on Capitol Hill. One issue in particular, the question of what, if any, power the Food and Drug Administration should have to regulate direct-to-consumer drug advertisements, has been the subject of legislative action in...