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The Legal Geeks are proud to be attorneys and geeks. We have been recognized by the ABA Journal Web 100 for one of the best legal podcasts in 2017 and nominated for Best Podcast by the Geekie Awards in 2015. Please enjoy our podcasts exploring legal issues Sci Fi, comic books, and pop culture, from Star Wars to Captain America and all things geek. Our podcasts are not legal advice and for entertainment only.

The Legal Geeks are proud to be attorneys and geeks. We have been recognized by the ABA Journal Web 100 for one of the best legal podcasts in 2017 and nominated for Best Podcast by the Geekie Awards in 2015. Please enjoy our podcasts exploring legal issues Sci Fi, comic books, and pop culture, from Star Wars to Captain America and all things geek. Our podcasts are not legal advice and for entertainment only.

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United States

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The Legal Geeks are proud to be attorneys and geeks. We have been recognized by the ABA Journal Web 100 for one of the best legal podcasts in 2017 and nominated for Best Podcast by the Geekie Awards in 2015. Please enjoy our podcasts exploring legal issues Sci Fi, comic books, and pop culture, from Star Wars to Captain America and all things geek. Our podcasts are not legal advice and for entertainment only.

Language:

English

Contact:

6504215234


Episodes

Legal Analysis of The Star-Spangled Man

3/29/2021
What are the legal status of The Flag Smashers and the Power Broker? What is the liability for the German couple who had a bed and breakfast for The Flag Smashers? Did the police have a valid Terry stop when they asked Sam for his ID? All these issues and more are discussed in our analysis of The Falcon and the Winter Soldier. Support the show (https://www.patreon.com/thelegalgeeks)

Duration:01:22:36

Star Trek at WonderCon at Home

3/28/2021
Recorded for WonderCon at Home. Star Trek has inspired lawyers and judges for decades. It has shown a future with equal protection under the law with every generation having at least one trial episode, and addressed the goal of having a just society. Our panel will explore the issues of the rule of law seen in Star Trek: Discovery, the rights of refugees in Star Trek: Picard, and the many legal issues from Star Trek: Lower Decks. We'll take on issues explored throughout each generation of...

Duration:01:21:52

New World Order on the Falcon and Winter Soldier

3/21/2021
The first episode of Falcon and The Winter Soldier takes on the world after Avengers Endgame. Attorneys Mark S. Zaid and Joshua Gilliland geek out with their legal analysis ranging from the use of force in order to save a captured Air Force officer, whether family members of service members can sue other countries, and the tricky issues of conditional pardons. Tune in for deep legal analysis for the adventures of Sam and Bucky. Support the show (https://www.patreon.com/thelegalgeeks)

Duration:01:38:18

Review of Ultraman Oil S.O.S.

3/16/2021
What's the liability for an oil spill? Attorneys Nari Ely and Josh Gilliland have a detailed discussion on the classic Ultraman episode Oil S.O.S. Originally records on May 31, 2020, so the current events discussed are dated. Support the show (https://www.patreon.com/thelegalgeeks)

Duration:00:52:44

WandaVision Legal Review

2/7/2021
Can the Scarlet Witch marry the Vision? Did Wanda commit desecration of a corpse by stealing the Vision's corpse? Join Jessica Mederson and Josh Gilliland as the review WandaVision episodes Filmed Before a Live Studio Audience, Don't Touch That Dial, Now in Color, We Interrupt This Program, and On a Very Special Episode... Support the show (https://www.patreon.com/thelegalgeeks)

Duration:00:51:37

Airplane! Review of the 1980 Classic

1/1/2021
What are the duties of a common carrier? What is the liability for faulty food service on a flight? Join Jessica Mederson and Josh Gilliland for their review of Airplane! Support the show (https://www.patreon.com/thelegalgeeks)

Duration:00:58:57

Review of Wonder Woman 84

12/28/2020
Did Maxwell Lord violate the Logan Act? What exactly is the legal definition of a Ponzi Scheme? Join Jessica Mederson and Joshua Gilliland as they share their thoughts on Wonder Woman 1984. Support the show (https://www.patreon.com/thelegalgeeks)

Duration:00:57:28

Review of The Mandalorian Chapter 16

12/23/2020
Did the Mandalorian have a duty to rescue Grogu? What was the legal nature of the assault on Moff Gideon's Imperial ship? Join us for our mega-review of The Rescue. Support the show (https://www.patreon.com/thelegalgeeks)

Duration:01:43:15

Review of The Mandalorian Chapter 15

12/15/2020
Legal analysis and geeking out over The Mandalorian, Chapter 15, The Believer. Support the show (https://www.patreon.com/thelegalgeeks)

Duration:01:52:51

Review of The Mandalorian Chapter 14

12/13/2020
Legal analysis of The Mandalorian, Chapter 14, The Tragedy. Support the show (https://www.patreon.com/thelegalgeeks)

Duration:01:26:14

Review of The Mandalorian Chapter 13

12/3/2020
Can the good guys just storm a village? What about all of those contracts? Support the show (https://www.patreon.com/thelegalgeeks)

Duration:01:28:04

Review of The Mandalorian Chapter 12

11/23/2020
Is Greef Karge now the head of state for Nevarro? Was it child endangerment for the Mandalorian to direct the Child in repairing the Razer Crest? Was the assault on the Imperial outpost legal under the laws of war or a law enforcement action? Join us for our in-depth legal analysis of The Mandalorian, Chapter 12, The Siege. Support the show (https://www.patreon.com/thelegalgeeks)

Duration:01:40:57

Review of The Mandalorian Chapter 11

11/15/2020
Legal analysis and review of The Mandalorian, Chapter 11, The Heiress. Support the show (https://www.patreon.com/thelegalgeeks)

Duration:01:38:08

Review of The Mandalorian Chapter 10

11/10/2020
What was The Mandalorian's duties to The Passenger? What happens when your kid starts snacking on someone's prospective children? Join us for our review of The Mandalorian, Chapter 10. Support the show (https://www.patreon.com/thelegalgeeks)

Duration:01:28:58

Review of The Mandalorian Chapter 9

10/31/2020
We have LOTS of spoilers on The Mandalorian, so do not listen until you have watched Chapter 9, The Marshal. Support the show (https://www.patreon.com/thelegalgeeks)

Duration:01:16:46

Review of Lower Decks "Crisis Point" and "No Small Parts"

10/20/2020
It is logical: we loved Lower Decks. Join us for our detailed review of the last two episodes of the season, "Crisis Point" and "No Small Parts." Support the show (https://www.patreon.com/thelegalgeeks)

Duration:01:52:12

Is General Veers Guilty of War Crimes?

10/14/2020
What happened to General Maximillian Veers after the Battle of Endor? If he had been captured and tried as a war criminal, would he have been convicted? Join The Legal Geeks as they review the Rules of War and combat history of General Veers from Culroon III to Zaloriss to the Battle of Hoth. Support the show (https://www.patreon.com/thelegalgeeks)

Duration:01:05:06

Revisiting Star Trek The Motion Picture

10/11/2020
Could Kirk draft McCoy? Could the Klingon's sue the Federation for the loss of their vessels to V'Ger? What about defective transporters? Tune in as we boldly go where we have never gone before: Star Trek The Motion Picture. Support the show (https://www.patreon.com/thelegalgeeks)

Duration:00:51:28

Taking the Dog to the Farm

10/4/2020
Review of Star Trek Lower Decks Much Ado About Boimler. Support the show (https://www.patreon.com/thelegalgeeks)

Duration:01:19:00

The Truth about Trials

10/4/2020
Join us for analysis of the Star Trek Lower Decks episode Veritas! Support the show (https://www.patreon.com/thelegalgeeks)

Duration:01:04:30