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First Amendment Litigation - USA - Nationwide
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In his First Amendment and Newsroom practice, Eli defends clients against defamation, invasion of privacy, and right of publicity claims, provides them with pre-publication counseling, and represents them in their efforts to access government records and court proceedings, in connection with subpoenas that they receive, and in connection with other First Amendment issues that they encounter.
In his Higher Education practice, Eli provides colleges and universities with counseling, litigation, and investigative services in connection with the unique combination of legal issues that educational institutions face.
His business litigation practice has involved a wide variety of other matters, including, intellectual property, fiduciary duty, False Claims Act, RICO, trusts and estates, real estate, antitrust, unfair trade practice, fraud, breach of contract, tortious interference, and intentional infliction of emotional distress cases. He also maintains an active, constitutional-law-focused pro bono practice.
Co-chair, Civil Rights Committee, Philadelphia Bar Association; Member, Bar/Press Committee, Pennsylvania Bar Association; Member, Internet Law Committee, Media Law Resource Center; Adjunct Associate Professor, Rutgers University School of Law
J.D., cum laude, University of Pennsylvania Law School, 2007, executive editor, University of Pennsylvania Law Review; B.A., Religious Studies, cum laude, with distinction, Yale University, 2001.