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October 18, 2019
Katz, Marshall & Banks partner Avi Kumin was quoted in Washingtonian Magazine's article, “Could Hunter Biden Sue Eric Trump for Defamation?” The magazine’s self-described thought experiment centered on Eric Trump’s comments about Hunter Biden at a campaign rally, and whether they would rise to the level of legally...
October 15, 2019
Katz, Marshall & Banks partner Debra Katz spoke about the impact of the #MeToo movement on the prevention and handling of workplace sexual harassment at the Practicing Law Institute’s (PLI’s) Employment Law Meeting. The annual two-day event hosts speakers who discuss recent developments in employment law, including new case...
October 11, 2019
Katz, Marshall & Banks partners Debra Katz and Lisa Banks authored an article for Ms. Magazine, "Setting the Record Straight: Dr. Christine Blasey Ford's Legal Team Speaks Out." The piece details the great price that Dr. Ford has paid in the year since her testimony before the Senate Judiciary Committee...
October 10, 2019
Katz, Marshall & Banks partner Lisa Banks was quoted in the Huffington Post article, “People Get Fired From Their Jobs Without Being ‘Fired’ All the Time.” Presidential nominee Elizabeth Warren made news when she spoke about being fired from a public teaching job in 1971 when she became pregnant. A conservative news outlet...
October 8, 2019
Katz, Marshall & Banks partners Debra Katz and Lisa Banks were interviewed on NBC Boston about progress in the #MeToo movement. Likely the most powerful image of the movement – Dr. Christine Blasey Ford testifying before the Senate Judiciary Committee – occurred one year ago. “It shifted the world,” said Ms. Katz. “You can’...
October 4, 2019
Katz, Marshall & Banks partners Debra Katz and Lisa Banks were interviewed on WGBH about Dr. Christine Blasey Ford, Antonio Brown, Placido Domingo, and the #MeToo Movement. It’s been a year since Dr. Ford’s testimony before the Senate Judiciary Committee, and while Justice Kavanaugh was ultimately confirmed to the Supreme...
October 4, 2019
Victim Rights Law Center Katz, Marshall & Banks partners Lisa Banks and Debra Katz were honored by the Victim Rights Law Center at their Shining Star Gala with the 2019 Leadership Award. The Victim Rights Law Center is an organization dedicated to providing legal representation to victims of rape and sexual assault, and...
October 4, 2019
In an article for the Boston Globe, Katz, Marshall & Banks partners Debra Katz and Lisa Banks shared their thoughts on the impact of Christine Blasey Ford’s testimony during the confirmation hearings for Brett Kavanaugh, and the tangible difference that the #MeToo movement has had on how employers respond to accusations of...
October 1, 2019
Katz, Marshall & Banks partner Debra Katz was recognized by Washingtonian Magazine as one of Washington’s 150 Most Powerful Women. The biennial list honors 150 women in the Washington, D.C. area who have achieved great success and are thriving in business, the arts, academia, media, the government, and more. Katz, Marshall...
September 27, 2019
Katz, Marshall & Banks partner Debra Katz spoke at the 2019 ChIPs Global Summit on the panel, “Lawyers Driving Social Change.” The eighth annual Global Summit celebrated and focused on “Women Changing the Future” in the areas of tech, law, and policy. The conference hosted speakers in educational and inspirational sessions...

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