Thomas & LoCicero proudly supports the Association for Women in Sports Media.
Thomas & LoCicero Attorney Linda R. Norbut moderated a panel this past weekend at the 2019 Annual Convention of the Association for Women in Sports Media (AWSM). Ms. Norbut led the Investigative Journalism panel in a discussion of the Free of Information Act and public records issues. The convention was held at the Tampa Marriott Water Street hotel, along the scenic downtown waterfront.
The Association for Women in Sports Media is an organization whose members support the advancement and growth of women – both professional and student – in sports media. The AWSM promotes fair portray of female professionals in sports media, encourages diversity and positive workplace environments and equal access to opportunities.
Linda Norbut is an attorney in the Tampa office of Thomas & LoCicero. Her practice concentration is in media and communications law, including defamation and invasion of privacy. She also focuses on business litigation and intellectual property matters.
With offices in Tampa and Fort Lauderdale, Thomas & LoCicero is a Florida law firm that is widely known and respected for its commitment to free speech and a free press. The firm represents the industry’s leading electronic and traditional publishers, as well as individual journalists, bloggers and influencers of social media on issues ranging from news gathering to invasion of privacy, from defamation to pre-publication review. At the heart of the firm’s mission is to champion free speech and defend journalism every day.