Defamation and invasion of privacy: What communicators must know in 2014 and beyond
What kinds of statements create exposure for a claim for defamation? You’ve heard about invasion of privacy, but what is it really, in a legal context?
Laura Elkind, a Fort Worth trial attorney with over 20 years of experience, will discuss the basics of defamation and invasion of privacy. More importantly, she will address how to avoid these claims altogether. Elkind is an experienced commercial litigator and trial attorney with over 20 years of experience in both state and federal courts in Texas.
Wednesday, August 13 • 11:30 a.m. to 1 p.m.
Colonial Country Club (3735 Country Club Circle, Fort Worth, TX 76109)
Complimentary valet parking provided!
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- GFW PRSA Members – $25
- National PRSA Members – $30
- Non-members – $35
- Students – $20
Walk-ups: Add an additional $5 to the above prices
To account for additional costs associated with walk-ups and other meeting services, the Greater Fort Worth Chapter of PRSA uses the following reservation policy: Online reservations are due no later than 5 pm the Friday prior to the luncheon, and cancellations must be made by 5 p.m. the day before the luncheon. No-shows will be billed or a representative may attend in that person’s place at no additional charge. Walk-ups are accepted for an additional $5 if space is available.
About the Speaker:
Throughout her extensive career, Laura has successfully represented individuals, corporations and other business entities, reporters, media organizations and governmental bodies in a variety of matters. Her experience includes litigation and trials in both state and federal courts in Texas, mediations, arbitrations, administrative proceedings and matters before the Texas Attorney General. Laura understands the toll that litigation takes and has successfully counseled clients in their practices and dealings to help minimize exposure or avoid litigation altogether. When disputes arise, she will champion the interests of you or your business, from pre-suit negotiations through trial and appeal. Having lived in Tarrant County for nearly 20 years, Laura is proud to base her practice in Fort Worth, serving clients in Tarrant, Dallas and surrounding counties, as well as throughout North Texas and the state.