Jeremy Mishkin Addresses Increased Lawsuits Claiming Defamation on the Internet

August 31, 2012

Jeremy D. Mishkin, a partner with Montgomery McCracken, was the course planner and presenter at the Pennsylvania Bar Institute program “Internet Defamation,” part of CLE Down the Shore.  Mishkin addressed how the law is evolving to handle defamation as it arises in the constantly changing landscape of online and social media.

Mishkin is the chairman of Montgomery McCracken’s Litigation Department and served as the firm’s managing partner for 7 years.  Mishkin’s practice is national in scope and focuses on First Amendment/media law issues, as well as technology, the Internet and complex commercial matters.

Mishkin writes and speaks frequently on a variety of topics relating to the Internet, including social media, communications and privacy online, as well as defamation, censorship and access in both traditional and new media.