Business Week magazine interviews KMB client Vincent Humphries for its cover story on “The Poverty Business: Inside U.S. Companies’ Audacious Drive to Extract More Profits from the Nation’s Working Poor.” Humphries is a named plaintiff in KMB’s class-action lawsuits against computer sales company BlueHippo Funding, LLC. In the article, which focuses on BlueHippo as one […]
Debra S. Katz spoke at the D.C. Whistleblower Week — Whistleblower Law & Protections seminar in Washington, D.C.
KMB’s David J. Marshall tells the Baltimore Sun that a settlement between the Maryland Attorney General and computer sales company BlueHippo Funding will have little effect on the class-action lawsuit that KMB and The Sturdevant Law Firm are prosecuting against the company in Federal Court in California. Marshall points out that the company continues to […]
Debra S. Katz was a speaker at the 40th Annual Pacific Coast Labor and Employment Law Conference in Seattle, Washington. Ms. Katz spoke about the law of retaliation.
ABC-7 TV News’s consumer reporter Ross McLaughlin features evidence submitted by KMB attorneys David J. Marshall and Gary Peller in class-action lawsuit against BlueHippo Funding in a “Seven on Your Side” story on the computer sales company. In a comprehensive report that probing BlueHippo Funding’s unfair and deceptive business practices, McLaughlin relies on data analyzed […]
The Washington Post and a local ABC News affiliate report on a settlement between the Congressional Office of Compliance and the Architect of the Capitol, which requires the Architect to fix safety problems in the asbestos-laden utility tunnels staffed by KMB clients John Thayer and nine other tunnel workers. KMB attorneys David J. Marshall, Debra […]
ALI-ABA’s conference Litigating Employment Discrimination and Employment-Related Claims and Defenses in Federal and State Courts Debra S. Katz served as a co-chair of ALI-ABA’s conference “Litigating Employment Discrimination and Employment-Related Claims and Defenses in Federal and State Courts,” which took place in Boston, Massachusetts. Ms. Katz and Lisa J. Banks served as members of the […]
KMB attorney Debra S. Katz publishes an ALI-ABA course of study, “Harassment in the Workplace.” The course of study covers sexual and racial harassment and employment claims under Title VII and Section 1981. Read the full course of study here.
KMB partner Debra S. Katz publishes an ALI-ABA course of study, “Whistleblowing, Sarbanes-Oxley, and Retaliation Claims.”
KMB partner Debra S. Katz publishes an ALI-ABA course of study, “Whistleblowing, Sarbanes-Oxley, and Retaliation Claims.” The course of study covers Sarbanes-Oxley whistleblowing and retaliation claims. Read the full course of study here.
Debra S. Katz is quoted by the Los Angeles Times in an article entitled “Bush Appointee Goes After the White House.” Katz represents former Office of Special Counsel employees in a federal lawsuit alleging that Special Counsel Scott Bloch, a Bush appointee, used his office to stifle dissent by pushing out long-term employees and hiring […]