Court Rules in Firm's Favor in First Amendment Case

On June 23, 2011, the Supreme Court ruled in favor of the firm's client in Sorrell v. IMS Heath Inc., a First Amendment case Tom Goldstein argued in April.  The Court ruled that the sale and dissemination of data is entitled to full First Amendment protection and struck down a Vermont statute that prohibited the sale of prescription drug data for use in the marketing of medications to physicians.   For news coverage see stories from the Wall Street Journal, the Christian Science Monitor, and NPR, as well as analysis by Forbes.

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Goldstein & Russell, P.C. specializes in representing clients at all stages before the U.S. Supreme Court.  Collectively, the firm’s lawyers have argued 75 cases on the merits and have filed in… Read More
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