JOURNALISM ● MEDIA AND COMMUNICATIONS CONSULTANT ● MEDIA LAW
Providing analysis and review of newsgathering and content for journalists, publishers and corporations, with an emphasis on problem-solving and clarity,
accuracy and fairness.
Global Experience in Media Issues
EXPERIENCE and INTERESTS
For more detailed information, feel free to request a CV or click the link below for a short biography.
I provide a wide range of legal and media consulting services for enterprises who produce content, provide information, and engage in distribution of data, including regulatory clearances in privacy, Freedom of Information issues, libel, and e-commerce issues, as well as problem solving in an international context.
Publications & Articles
I have written extensively about Free Expression and Media Law issues and given numerous lectures and workshops at Law and Journalism schools around the world, as well as presented academic papers for a wide range of legal institutions. Below are a few representative examples of work for general circulation publications. Links to the publication can be found on the accompanying graphics.
Notable Legal Cases
Trained as a litigator, I have litigated a number of precedent-setting cases involving free expression, the public's right-to-know and claims against the press.
Pre-Publication Review of Investigative Public Interest Stories
Below are a few of the stories upon which I worked with reporters, editors and others to help bring to light important news serving the public interest. Many of these stories were nominated for or won prestigious journalism awards including the Pulitzer Prize, The George Polk Award, and recognition from IRE (Investigative Reporters and Editors) and SABEW (the Society of American Business Writers and Editors) among others. Links to the stories are found on the graphics below.
Photojournalism in the 1980's
My career in journalism began as a photographer, and here are a few samples of my photojournalism from the 1980's, mostly in Miami, Central America and the Carribbean.
In the News
A collection of some articles about my work.
Weekly Column on Media Ethics
Each week a new column on The Daily Caller on Media and Law Issues.
GET IN TOUCH
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