Ashley R. Yeargan is a Partner in Liner’s Entertainment & Media Group. She has represented a variety of clients in the media and entertainment industry, including actors, directors, writers, producers, musical artists, managers, small studios and production companies, and video game companies.
Ashley focuses her practice on matters involving defamation, rights of privacy and publicity, copyright and trademark infringement, and breach of contract. She has litigated in federal and state courts, as well as before various arbitral tribunals in California.
While a law student at Stanford Law School, Ashley collaborated with former U.S. Secretary of State Warren Christopher on a report for the National War Powers Commission concerning the respective powers of the U.S. President and Congress to make and declare war. The final report was released July 8, 2008, and proposed a statute that would replace the War Powers Resolution of 1973.