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Chester Bedell American Inn of Court: An Evening with Simon Tam

On April 11, 2019, the members of the Chester Bedell American Inn of Court experienced a thought-provoking and entertaining presentation by musician Simon Tam. Tam was the persistent force that led to the U.S. Supreme Court decision in Matal v. Tam, 137 S. Ct. 1744, 1769 (2017). In this landmark case, the court determined that the Disparagement Clause of the Lanham Act was a violation of the First Amendment right to free speech and therefore […]

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