All tagged First Amendment

Amicus Brief to U.S. Supreme Court in Expressions Hair Design v. Schneiderman

In 2016, several New York businesses sued the state, claiming that a law prohibiting them from posting about and charging a fee for credit card transactions was an unconstitutional restriction on commercial speech.  The lower court disagreed and the U.S. Supreme Court agreed to hear the case.  As “Constitutional, Administrative, Contracts, and Health Law Scholars,” several George Consortium members filed a brief in support of the state.