JW Media | VIA ePostcard – August 2008

August 29, 2008 | Newsletters

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Nancy Hamilton’s Notes: Let The (Election) Games Begin

Whether intended by this nation’s founders or not, one of the more valuable benefits of the First Amendment is a robust and evolved national sense of humor. What is interesting to me is that this seems to be the first presidential election year where all candidates have come to realize that.

Bob Latham Reporting: Putting in a Good Word

Our roving media attorney writes a monthly column (republished here by permission) for SportsTravel magazine. This month’s topic: Putting in a Good Word — Sometimes the kind thoughts of an opponent can mean more than the competition itself.


JW partners Nancy Hamilton and Bob Latham will speak at the 2008 Media Law Conference, titled “New Legal Visions for the Evolving Media World.” The Conference is September 17-19, 2008, at the Westfields Marriott in Chantilly, VA.

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Nancy W. Hamilton
Partner, Houston

Robert P. Latham
Partner, Dallas