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July 17, 2019
Katz, Marshall & Banks partner Debra Katz spoke at an Alliance for Justice event, “After Kavanaugh: A Conversation with Debra Katz & Ana Maria Archila.” Ms. Katz discussed her experience representing Dr. Christine Blasey Ford during the Senate Judiciary Committee hearings, and her work overall on behalf of victims of...
July 9, 2019
Katz, Marshall & Banks partners Lisa Banks and Matthew Stiff co-authored an Expert Analysis Opinion piece for Law360, “Congress Must Fill the Gaps in SEC Whistleblower Program.” The SEC struck a delicate balance when creating the whistleblower program to ensure that whistleblowers would be protected from retaliation, while...
July 2, 2019
Katz, Marshall & Banks partner Debra Katz was quoted in an Associated Press story, “Latest Sex Accusation against Trump Lands with a Thud.” In a released excerpt from her recent book, author E. Jean Carroll alleges that President Trump sexually assaulted her in a department store dressing room over 20 years ago. The...
June 27, 2019
Katz, Marshall & Banks Partners Debra Katz and Lisa Banks spoke at the NELA 2019 Convention in New Orleans, LA. The annual meeting brings together employment lawyers from across the country to discuss and learn about current and pressing issues and questions facing labor attorneys. Ms. Katz and Ms. Banks spoke during...
June 17, 2019
Katz, Marshall & Banks senior counsel Carolyn Wheeler was inducted as a Fellow to The College Of Labor and Employment Lawyers Class of 2019. The College is a professional non-profit association that honors the nation’s leading employment attorneys, and promotes achievement and excellence in the field of labor and employment...
June 14, 2019
Katz, Marshall & Banks partner Debra Katz was quoted in a WAMU article about the U.S. Office of Special Counsel’s recommendation that presidential adviser Kellyanne Conway be fired for her repeated violations of the Hatch Act. The Hatch Act explicitly forbids executive branch employees from partisan activities while in...
June 10, 2019
Katz, Marshall & Banks partner Debra Katz spoke on a panel at the American Constitution Society National Convention, “Women’s Rights as Human Rights: Raising the Floor & Shattering the Ceiling.” The American Constitution Society hosts public programs, provides networking opportunities, and serves as a leading...
June 4, 2019
Katz, Marshall & Banks senior counsel Carolyn Wheeler was quoted in a Bloomberg article, “High Court Weakens Employer Defense to Job Bias Claims.” The Supreme Court ruled this week that the obligation for a worker to file discrimination charges with the Equal Employment Opportunity Commission or another administrative...
June 4, 2019
Katz, Marshall & Banks partner Alexis Ronickher moderated a panel hosted by the American Constitution Society, DC Lawyer Chapter, “Lawyers and the #MeToo Movement.” The panel discussed how #MeToo has evolved from a trending hashtag that raised awareness to a global movement focused on reducing systemic sexual harassment and...
June 3, 2019
Katz, Marshall & Banks partner Debra Katz was the keynote speaker at the Bar Association of Montgomery County Annual Meeting and Law Day Celebration. The conference offers attorneys from the area a chance to meet, network, and attend panels and speeches focusing on a variety of practice areas. Find more information on the...

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