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WV Federal Court Dismisses Claims of IIED and Invasion of Privacy But Allows WVCCPA Claim to Go Forward

In a recent decision, the United States District Court for the Southern District of West Virginia examined the evidence necessary to support claims of intentional infliction of emotional distress, invasion of privacy and unlawful debt collection practices under the WVCCPA. 1,752 more words


Making it work.

Making it work.


We used to make it work with half of the guys.

We’d take volunteers and put steel in their eyes.

You can’t take a whole bunch of paid monkeys and grow them into useful members. 33 more words


Attacked Onstage: When a Comedian Can Win But Won’t Sue

 So, comedians, as we all know, set out to make people laugh when they’re at work. But the funny thing is, they sometimes also make people angry and mad as hell. 1,440 more words


Copyright lawsuit over movie script removed to Northern District of Indiana

This lawsuit was removed from St. Joseph Circuit Court, Indiana, to the Northern District of Indiana, South Bend Division based on copyright preemption.

The Plaintiff alleges that he sent an original script and revisions to Defendant, which they used to create and sell a motion picture. 63 more words

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"Hate speech" and hate crimes

“Shut up, slave!” and other racially charged insults: hate speech? hate crime? See story here.