Bernie Rhodes Leads “Reporters and the Law”
Member Bernie Rhodes (Business Litigation - Kansas City) will be the guest speaker at a Kansas City Press Club program Saturday, Oct. 18, titled "Reporters and the Law." The event will be hosted at the firm's Kansas City office in Crown Center.
The presentation will deal with how the media deal with legal matters in the execution of their duties. The seminar is free and open to the public. Mr. Rhodes has successfully defended newspapers and television stations throughout the U.S. in lawsuits resulting from undercover "sting" operations, defamation actions, false light actions, and other litigation attempting to limit the media's ability to report the news.
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