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    Litigation
    Alonzo Wickers
    Alonzo Wickers
    Davis Wright Tremaine

    Wickers is the First Amendment specialist on call 24/7 to tell TV networks like Comedy Central and HBO what they can and can't broadcast. That means it's his job to OK all the raunchy jokes and celebrity skewering on South Park, which this year includes defending a copyright lawsuit filed by the creators of the absurd Internet video "What What in the Butt," which was parodied on the show. He's also repping the trade association that works to afford video games the same free-speech rights as movies and music. The U.S. Supreme Court's recent rejection of a California law will certainly help his cause.

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