WHO GOT THE WORK?℠ - Theresa House of Arnold & Porter Kaye Scholer has entered an appearance for BetMGM LLC, an online casino, in a pending patent infringement lawsuit. The case, filed Nov. 22 in New Jersey District Court by Kluger Healey and Garteiser Honea PLLC on behalf of Beteiro LLC, asserts four patents related to gaming activity and sporting events. The case, assigned to U.S. District Judge Christine P. O’Hearn, is 1:21-cv-20156, Beteiro, LLC v. Betmgm, LLC et al. Read the complaint on Law.com Radar and check out the most recent edition of Law.com’s Who Got the Work?℠ column to find out which law firms and lawyers are being brought in to handle key cases and close major deals for their clients.
FAKE NEWS? - CNN was hit with a $100 million defamation lawsuit Thursday in Florida Middle District Court. The complaint was filed by Kobal Law and attorney Steven S. Biss on behalf of Lori Flynn, the wife of former National Security Advisor Michael Flynn. The suit centers on news coverage that the plaintiff alleges falsely portrayed her as a follower of extremist group QAnon. A similar lawsuit was filed against CNN on Mar. 1 by Michael Flynn’s sister-in-law, Valerie Flynn. Counsel have not yet appeared for the defendant. The case is 8:22-cv-00512, Flynn v. Cable News Network, Inc. Stay up on the latest deals and litigation with the new Law.com Radar.