Patel Quoted in Forbes
Dipesh Patel, a member of the Firm's Bankruptcy and Restructuring Practice, is quoted in this article by Forbes, "Bankrupt News Company Wants to Protect Journalists - But Will Judge Let it?" The article discusses the bankruptcy exit plan of the Boston Herald's former parent company, which seeks to protect its editorial staff through the use of "content releases."
"The editorial staff should be allowed these releases in light of the 'inherent risk' of defamation claims that comes with being a member of the media, as well as the protections afforded by the First Amendment," said Dipesh.
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