Mike Farris is an entertainment attorney and writer in Dallas, Texas. He is the past editor of the State Bar of Texas Entertainment and Sports Law Journal, and is currently the Chair-Elect of the State Bar of Texas Entertainment and Sports Law Section.
He represented the plaintiff in the Fifty Shades of Grey litigation that was tried before a jury in Fort Worth, Texas, and resulted in a $13.2 million judgment in favor of his client. See Caroline Overington's fascinating account of the case in Australian Women's Weekly in her article "Fifty Shades of Greed."
Also be on the lookout for A Death in the Islands: The Unwritten Law and the Last Trial of Clarence Darrow, set for a November 1, 2016 release from Skyhorse Publishing.
Upcoming Speaking Engagements
Ø Entertainment Law Institute, November 2016