Fri.Mar 17, 2017

Famous Speech Friday: Mary Beard on "Women in Power"

The Eloquent Woman

If you've ever seen a production of the ancient Greek plays with strong and powerful women--Medea, Antigone, and the like--you may have thought, "Wow, how enlightened the Greeks were to feature such strong women in their plays."

Public Relations Representatives - Can They Have the Legal Right Analogous to Attorney-Client Privilege

Jane Genova: Speechwriter - Ghostwriter

"A California appellate court opened the door this week to extending attorney-client privilege to an unlikely source, experts say - a litigant's public relations team." " - Andrew Strickler, Law360, March 16, 2017. Here is the article. The particulars of the case are not the issue.

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Uber - Is It Heading to Over

Jane Genova: Speechwriter - Ghostwriter

Distressed company Uber suffered yet another setback. Recode made public leaked data that Uber's driverless car was very much a work in process. Not the real deal.

Matthew Muller - Artists Will Always Have New Material for Depicting Tragedy

Jane Genova: Speechwriter - Ghostwriter

From ancient Greek times to the present, artists have struggled to sort out why human beings put tragedy in play. They seem to have it all. Then their actions bring it all down. For some reason, those tragic figures dominate the legal profession.

Drudge Report - The Angela & The Donald

Jane Genova: Speechwriter - Ghostwriter

Drudge Report headlines with the coming meeting of two of the most powerful people in the world. They're head of Germany Angela Merkel and head of the U.S. Donald Trump. What members of the media will focus on will be flashpoints.