Nicosia v. De Rooy

72 F.Supp.2d 1093 (N.D. Cal. 1999), July 9, 1999

Defamation lawsuit against web author dismissed and SLAPP motion to strike complaint granted.

Opinion of the Court

Morgenstein v. ABC

27 Media L. Rep. 1350 (N.D. Cal. 1998), September 11, 1998

Court dismisses copyright claim on grounds that broadcaster made “fair use” of photograph.

United States v. Kaczynski

154 F.3d 930 (9th Cir. 1998), June 30, 1998

Media granted access to psychiatric report of Unabomber.

Aerojet-General Corp. v. Transport Indemnity Co.

17 Cal.4th 38 (1998)(amicus brief), December 29, 1997

California Supreme Court determines duties of insurers to defend and indemnify policyholders.