Bauer SLAPPs Beckham With A Huge Motion For Attorney Fees

I know David Beckham’s defeat at the hands of Bauer Publishing is somewhat old news. But no one seems to have commented specifically about the merits of the massive motion for attorney fees filed against Beckham. Just how much is Bauer seeking in attorneys’ fees? More than $250,000 in fees and costs! Just for an […]

Is California Defamation Law Unfair?

 I know the world isn’t fair, but why isn’t it ever unfair in my favor? – Bill Watterson, Author of Calvin & Hobbes Watterson’s observation echoes many of the kinds of statements I hear weekly from potential defamation plaintiffs. After listening patiently to their side of the story, (usually several minutes), I begin describing the […]