First Amendment / Media
Protecting Your Brand and Reputation
If your brand is threatened, you protect it. In today’s environment, news travels fast and can immediately impact your reputation and profitability. Our attorneys are resourceful and aggressive, having seen and litigated against it all. That's why when a major media publication was sued for defamation, it called on Mintz to ensure its reputation remained intact.Share Awards
5 attorneys named Massachusetts Super Lawyers (2020)
35 Litigation attorneys recognized (2020)
Our attorneys take pride in protecting the fundamental freedoms afforded by the First Amendment ─ and in applying that powerful protection to the practical benefit of our clients. With the proliferation of digital and social media, free speech issues are on the rise. We advise individuals, corporations, and businesses across all industry disciplines on myriad issues involving commercial speech, Internet law, advertising, copyright, and the fair-use doctrine.
Working in collaboration across practice and industry groups ─ and in unison with the firm’s government relations and public relations affiliate, ML Strategies ─ our attorneys are able to implement a comprehensive approach to your problems.
- Free speech
- Invasion of privacy claims
- Crisis management
- Publishing and licensing agreements
- Trademark and copyright infringement claims
- Freedom of Information Act requests
- State and federal records requests / access
- Traditional and online media
- Celebrities / entertainers
- Public / private companies
- Nonprofit organizations
Our battle-tested litigators and professionals collaborate to protect your brand and reputation.