Telecommunications & Media

Burr & Forman represents communications and media companies on a full spectrum of issues—contractual, managerial, financial, governmental, and constitutional.

Our Attorneys

Bryan Balogh
Partner ~ Birmingham, Alabama|
(205) 458-5469
(205) 278-9764
Tully Hazell
Partner ~ Atlanta, Georgia|
(404) 685-4317
(404) 817-3244
Joshua Threadcraft
Partner ~ Birmingham, Alabama|
(205) 458-5132
(205) 413-8701

Experience Matters

Brief sentence defining representative matters.

  • Media

    Defended local television property of national media company in defamation claim by plaintiff who was identified in an investigative story on serial workers compensation claims. Summary judgment granted.
  • Media

    Defense of television station on a claim of defamation and invasion of privacy by a plaintiff who claimed he was unlawfully identified in a news report about a drug arrest while he was still a juvenile. Summary judgment.
  • Media

    Defense of syndicated talk radio personality and host station in defamation claim by well-known business figure for alleged injurious comments about him and his wife. Dismissed.
  • Media

    Co-counsel in defense of a tabloid publication on claims of defamation by a person identified in the tabloid as linked to a hired murderer.
  • Media

    Defense of web magazine publisher in defamation and false-light claims by a startup motor vehicle manufacturer. Dismissed.


March 14, 2014
LEAP Seminar: Social Media and Labor and Employment Law