TITLE

Taming the Town Crier: Litigation and the Media

AUTHOR(S)
Colwin, Mercedes
PUB. DATE
January 2012
SOURCE
FDCC Quarterly;Winter2012, Vol. 62 Issue 2, p169
SOURCE TYPE
Academic Journal
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article presents information on the complicated relationship between the press and the legal profession and the impact of their interactions on the public. The influence of news media on civil litigation is discussed with reference to the British Petroleum disaster in the Gulf of Mexico. The tips for best practices for dealing with the overpowering media issues are also presented.
ACCESSION #
76131408

 

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