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Randazza Legal Group founder and managing partner 

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Practice areas

Licensed

  1. Libel: 30%
    14 years
  2. Intellectual Property: 30%
    14 years
  3. Trademark: 15%
    14 years
  4. Copyright: 15%
    14 years
  5. Internet: 10%
    14 years

Payment

Fees:

Hourly ($600-700/hour)

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Cash, Check, Credit card

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  • Homa S. Woodrum

    Highly professional and diligent - Marc is an asset to the legal community!

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  • John A. Di Giacomo

    Marc is, in my opinion, the best First Amendment lawyer in the United States. He is a great person, easy to work with, a gracious host whenever I visit Las Vegas, and highly respected in his field. I can't say enough good things about him.

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Contact info

Randazza Legal Group

4035 S. El Capitan Way
Las Vegas, NV, 89147

Randazza Legal Group

2 South Biscayne Blvd.
Suite 2600
Miami, FL, 33131

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Resume

License
StateStatusAcquiredUpdated
NVActive201206/11/2016
AZActive 201003/30/2016
CAActive201005/24/2016
FLMember in Good Standing200306/20/2016
MAActive200206/26/2016
We have not found any instances of professional misconduct for this lawyer.
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Awards
Award nameGrantorDate granted
Best Lawyers in Southern Nevada - Lawsuits and DisputesVegas Inc. / Avvo2012
Work experience
TitleCompany nameDuration
Managing PartnerRandazza Legal Group2009 - Present
Adjunct ProfessorBarry University School of Law2006 - 2009
N/AWeston, Garrou, Walters & Mooney2004 - 2009
N/ABecker & Poliakoff2003 - 2004
Research AssistantUniversity of Florida2000 - 2002
Associations
Association namePosition nameDuration
First Amendment Lawyers AssociationNational Secretary2012 - Present
International Trademark AssociationMember2006 - Present
First Amendment Lawyers AssociationMember2003 - Present
Legal cases
Case nameOutcome
Righthaven, LLC v. HoehnJudgment in defendant's favor.
Righthaven LLC v. WolfJudgment in defendant's favor.
Righthaven LLC v. NewsBlaze LLCDismissal of Plaintiff's case.
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Publications
Publication nameTitleDate
Nevada Law JournalPorn is not Prostitution2017
CNNDefend Donald Trump's right to free speech2016
CNNIs the First Amendment safe from Donald Trump?2016
CNNFor Missouri Professor, the Law Bites Back2016
CNNPassenger Who Beat His Uber Driver Should Drop His Countersuit2016
AVN2016 Presidential Race: A Closer Look2016
AVNWhat the Slants Case Means for the Adult Industry2016
Vanderbilt Journal of Entertainment Law and PracticeLenz v. Universal: A Call to Reform § 512(f) of the DMCA2016
University of Massachusetts Law ReviewUlysses - A Mighty Hero in the Fight for Freedom of Expression2016
Wisconsin International Law JournalKosovo's Digital Independence: Time for Kosovo's ccTLD2016
Nevada LawyerThe Legal Status of Making Adult Films in Nevada2015
CNNWe Don't Shoot People for Bigoted Views2015
CNNDecision on Asian-American Band's Name is Wrong2015
CNNWhat's wrong with saying the Pledge in Arabic?2015
CNNWhat we risk when we ban racist speech2015
CNNWhy schools should observe 'Day of the Dude'2015
XBIZAdult Biz & the Law: Violations and the Violated2015
XBIZWhat the Adult Industry Owes to James Joyce2015
Nevada Law JournalFreedom of Expression and Morality-Based Impediments to the Enforcement of Intellecutal Property Rights2015
Todd L. Archibald and Randall Scott Echlin, eds. Annual Review of Civil Litigation in Canada"War of the Words": Differing Canadian and American Approaches to Internet Defamation2015
CNNWhy Redskins Decision is Wrong2014
CNNShould we Always Believe the Victim?2014
CNNPosting Elliot Rodger's video is legal, but is it right?2014
CNNWe need a 'right to be forgotten' online2014
CNNStephen Smith is entitled to his opinions2014
CNNWhat Happened to Sterling was Wrong2014
XBIZIs it Legal to Shoot Porn in your State?2014
XBIZCopyright Ruling May have Implications for Adult Industry2014
XBIZReversal of Fortune in Taiwan for Porn Producers2014
Nevada LawyerNevada's New Anti-SLAPP Law: The Silver State Sets the Gold Standard2013
CNNN.J. texting ruling is not what you think2013
Oregon Law ReviewThe Need for a Unified and Cohesive Anti-SLAPP Law2013
CNN.comIt's un-American to silence Limbaugh2012
Adult Video NewsMalign Neglect2012
XBIZThe Case for Relocaitng Porn Production to Las Vegas2012
XbizChallenging the Copyrightability of Porn2012
XBizRandazza Legal Group: The Case for Relocating Porn Production to Las Vegas2012
CNNChick-fil-A and free speech2012
TorrentFreakAre You Guilty If Pirates Use Your Internet? Lawyer Says YES2011
AVNStandard Deviation: What's Obscene in an Online Word?2010
XBizXXX Revenue Reporting?2010
AVNA Domain by Any Other Name2008
Marquette Elder Law AdvisorThe Legal Status of Gambling in America’s Senior Communities2007
Florida Bar JournalThe Florida Supreme Court Dulls the Edge of Rule 1.420(e)2006
XBizRepublicans Save US Jobs (unwittingly)2005
XBizForeign Content and Section 22572005
Adult Video News2257 Regs a Boon to Patriotic Adult Film Producers2005
Adult Video NewsCommentary for Congress2005
Florida Bar JournalCondo Casino! Gambling in Florida Community Associations2005
Washington University Law QuarterlyThe Other Election Controversy of Y2K: Core First Amendment Values and High-Tech Political Coalitions2004
Minn. Law & PoliticsKiffmeyer - Too Partisan for the Job?2004
Action LineNeither is a Fish or a Bird (the Prisco Decision)2003
Communit y UpdateCharacter Counts: Defamation Law for Community Associations2003
Condo ManagementCopyright and the Clubhouse2003
Skydiving MagazineCopyright Issues for Free Fall Photographers2003
Condo ManagementSatellite Dishes and Community Associations2003
Michigan State Law ReviewGetting to Yes With Terrorists2002
UCLA Journal of Law and TechnologyBreaking Duverger's Law is not Illegal: Strategic Voting, the Internet and the 2000 Presidential Election2001
Loyola Law ReviewThe Constitutionality of Online Vote Swapping2001
IntermediaThe Forgotten Electoral Controversy2001
Education
School nameMajorDegreeGraduated
Universita di Torino Facolta di GiurisprudenzaInternational Intellectual Property (in Conjunction with WIPO)LL.M - Master of Laws2014
University of FloridaMedia and Communications LawMA - Masters2003
Georgetown University Law CenterLawJD - Juris Doctor2000
University of MassachusettsJournalism and Mass CommunicationBA - Bachelor of Arts1994
Speaking engagements
Conference nameTitleDate
FALA MeetingMorality and IP Rights2016
James Joyce SchoolJoyce's Ulysses, and Unsung Hero in the Fight for Freedom of Expression2015
Internet Law Leadership ConferenceAnti-SLAPP Statutes and Litigation Strategies2015
European Law Students' Association Summer Law InstituteGlobal Freedom of Expression and New Media, an American Perspective2015
European Law Students' Association Summer Law InstituteFreedom of Expression and Morality-based Impediments to the Enforcement of IP Rights2015
Virgin IslandsThe Law and Ethics of Social Media2014
US Virgin IslandsAnti-SLAPP laws and freedom of expression in the Virgin Islands2014
First Amendment Lawyer's Assocation MtgA Comparative Analysis of Canadian and American Defamation Law2014
Nevada LegislatureArgument for Passage of revised Nevada Anti-SLAPP Statute2013
First Amendment Lawyers Association, San Diego, CAAnti-SLAPP Update: Developments in the Status and Application of Laws Against Abusive Litigation2012
American Intellectual Property Law Association Spring Meeting, Austin, TXIntellectual Property Enforcement and Trolling2012
First Amendment Lawyers AssociationBitTorrent Litigation2011
First Amendment Lawyers AssociationPiracy2011
First Amendment Lawyers’ Association New OrleansIntellectual Property and Free Speech2009
First Amendment Lawyer's Association - VancouverDefamation and Douchebags - Recent developments in online defamation law2009
Seminole County Inns of Court MeetingDefamation Law2008
First Amendment Lawyers’ Association Meeting - San FranciscoIntellectual Property and the Adult Entertainment Industry2008
Media, Civil Society and Good Governance in Southeast AsiaMedia Law2001
International Institute of Communications Annual MeetingMedia Law2001
AEJMC Southeast ColloquiumInternet Law2001