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Courts Finally Catching Up On Texting Jurors
Posted on 8 Mar 2010 by LexisNexis Litigation Resource Community Staff

SAN FRANCISCO – (AP) Enough with the tweets, the blogs, the Internet searches. That's the message being communicated by courts across the country as jurors using their portable electronic devices continue to cause mistrials, overturned ... Read More

$430,000 Love Settlement Shows Tweets Can Be Costly
Posted on 7 Mar 2011 by LexisNexis Litigation Resource Community Staff

LOS ANGELES - (AP) Courtney Love's settlement of a case sparked by online attacks on a fashion designer show that while Twitter posts may be short, they can also be costly. The singer has agreed to pay Dawn Simorangkir $430,000, plus interest, to... Read More

Pittsburgh Steeler Sues Champion Over Tweet Dispute
Posted on 22 Jul 2011 by LexisNexis Litigation Resource Community Staff

RALEIGH, N.C. - (AP) Pittsburgh Steelers running back Rashard Mendenhall is suing the parent company of the Champion sports apparel maker, calling the decision to drop his endorsement deal over his tweets about the death of Osama bin Laden and the Sept... Read More