Firm News

October 19, 2018
Katz, Marshall & Banks partner Matthew Stiff presented at the Practicing Law Institute’s 2018 Employment Law Institute. The two-day event provides in-house counsel, human resources, and business professionals with a comprehensive review of employment law, and faculty is comprised of nationally recognized management and...
October 12, 2018
Katz, Marshall & Banks partner Michael Filoromo spoke at the Employment Forum, an educational event organized by the Public Interest Law Center. PILC is a Philadelphia based non-profit organization that offers legal aid to vulnerable communities and citizens in the Philadelphia area. One of the many practice areas in which...
October 11, 2018
Katz, Marshall & Banks partner Alexis Ronickher was a guest speaker at the 11th annual DCI Executive Client Forum, held at Georgetown University. Ms. Ronickher, this year’s guest speaker, delivered a speech on the #MeToo movement, and how it has affected workplaces and employees across all industries. DCI Consulting...
October 8, 2018
Katz, Marshall & Banks partner Alexis Ronickher was quoted in a Law360 article, “#MeToo Changed Workplaces, But That’s Just a Start.” A year after the New York Times and the New Yorker reported on Harvey Weinstein’s alleged assaults, the movement has brought down other offenders, and changed the way we view sexual...
October 8, 2018
Katz, Marshall & Banks partner Alexis Ronickher gave testimony on October 4, 2018 to the Council of the District of Columbia on Bill 22-0907, the “Sexual Misconduct Sunshine Amendment Act of 2018.” The bill would limit the scope of confidentiality agreements that can have a chilling effect on employees seeking to report...
September 14, 2018
Katz, Marshall & Banks partner Debra Katz testified at a hearing before the bipartisan House Congressional Caucus for Women’s Issues to discuss sexual harassment in the workplace and legislative approaches to relieving the epidemic. Ms. Katz argued that federal law is often inadequate in protecting women who are victims of...
September 12, 2018
Katz, Marshall & Banks partner Debra Katz was quoted in a Washington Post article, “Are pro-Trump commenters legally bound to say nice things about Trump?” When Omarosa Manigault Newman released her tell-all book last month, President Trump jabbed on Twitter, “Wacky Omarosa already has a fully signed Non-Disclosure...
August 29, 2018
Katz, Marshall & Banks partner Debra Katz was quoted in a New York Times article, “Could Trump’s Missing Signature Force Him to Testify?” One of the many consequences of Michael Cohen’s guilty plea last week may be that he no longer can invoke his Fifth Amendment right against self-incrimination. Prior to Cohen’s plea, a...
August 28, 2018
Katz, Marshall & Banks partner Debra Katz was quoted in an article for Perspectives, a magazine sponsored by the ABA that focuses on women in law. The piece, “#MeToo Shakes the Legal Landscape on Sexual Harassment,” highlights the key moments and people that have spearheaded the movement, and what tangible progress has been...
August 28, 2018
Katz, Marshall & Banks partner Debra Katz was interviewed on the KPCC radio program, The Frame, about recent legal developments surrounding Harvey Weinstein. Weinstein is facing a criminal trial in New York, and investigations are ongoing in Los Angeles and London. Among all of his legal troubles, there are two unique cases...

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