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2011-08-10 22:25:24

When Lindsay Lohan Can Intimidate the E*Trade Baby, Free Speech May Be at Risk American courts are significantly expanding the legal rights and privileges celebrities can command over others using their names or likenesses. And a University at Buffalo Law School professor is questioning whether these courts have gone too far. Clearly, says UB Associate Professor of Law Mark Bartholomew, the courts have taken a more liberal interpretation when it comes to celebrities suing others for the use...