Where Are You Going, Guest? (Quo Vadis, Posadas?)

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William W. Van Alstyne

Duke University School of Law; William & Mary Law School

Date Written: December 1, 1998


This examination looks at Virginia's ban on speech advertising motorcycles and revisits the question raised in the Posadas decision - may a state ban speech about a legal product the state could ban if it so desired. This article uses comparisons to the government employee speech cases to further illuminate the issue.

Keywords: commercial speech, First Amendment, advertise, public employee

Suggested Citation

Van Alstyne, William W. and Van Alstyne, William W., Where Are You Going, Guest? (Quo Vadis, Posadas?) (December 1, 1998). Northern Kentucky Law Review, Vol. 25, No. 3, 1996, William & Mary Law School Legal Studies Research Paper No. 09-176, Available at SSRN: https://ssrn.com/abstract=1967088

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