Firm News

August 9, 2021
KMB client Dr. Rick Bright has reached a settlement with the Department of Health and Human Services (HHS) regarding his allegations that HHS retaliated against him for blowing the whistle about the Trump Administration’s inadequate and irresponsible response to the coronavirus pandemic. While Dr. Bright’s employment claims...
August 9, 2021
Senior associate Joseph Abboud recently appeared on a local news segment in Wisconsin to discuss the legality of employer-issued COVID-19 vaccine mandates. Mr. Abboud said that vaccine mandates were upheld by the Supreme Court over 100 years ago. For the most part, he said, employers can mandate that their employees get the...
August 6, 2021
Attorney Debra Katz, representing Charlotte Bennett, released the following statement today after Governor Andrew Cuomo’s attorneys held a press conference in response to the release of the Attorney General’s comprehensive and detailed investigative report, which concluded the Governor engaged in sexual harassment in violation...
August 6, 2021
Senior associate Jessica Westerman was recently featured in a Spectrum News segment discussing the potential for criminal charges against New York Gov. Andrew Cuomo after multiple allegations of sexual harassment were substantiated by the state attorney general’s report.  In the report, investigators detailed a...
August 4, 2021
Senior partner Debra Katz has responded to the New York Attorney General’s findings regarding the investigation of Gov. Andrew Cuomo, which found that he sexually harassed multiple women working for the executive office and tried to retaliate against those who came forward. In a statement released immediately following the...
August 3, 2021
Attorney Debra Katz, representing Charlotte Bennett, released the following statement today after New York Attorney General Letitia James announced the results of the independent investigation into Ms. Bennett’s and others’ allegations of sexual harassment against Governor Andrew Cuomo, which have now been substantiated....
July 30, 2021
Katz, Marshall & Banks senior partner Debra Katz has been quoted by multiple news outlets regarding reports that Judith L. Mogul, special counsel to Andrew Cuomo and a key figure in the state attorney general’s investigation of the governor, will resign. Ms. Mogul has been accused by KMB client Charlotte Bennett of...
July 23, 2021
Katz, Marshall & Banks senior partners Debra Katz and Lisa Banks have responded to new details regarding the FBI investigation into current Supreme Court Justice Brett Kavanaugh during his confirmation hearings in 2018, when KMB client Dr. Christine Blasey Ford came forward with an allegation of sexual assault against...
July 23, 2021
Katz, Marshall and Banks senior partners Debra Katz and Lisa Banks, attorneys for Dr. Christine Blasey Ford, issued this statement in response to the Department of Justice’s letter to Senators Whitehouse and Coons about the FBI’s investigation into Supreme Court Justice Brett M. Kavanaugh: “The letter from the Department of...
July 21, 2021
Katz, Marshall & Banks senior partner Lisa Banks expanded on her criticism of punishment levied against the Washington Football Team by the NFL in an interview with Scott Abraham of WJLA-TV. Following the conclusion of independent counsel Beth Wilkinson’s investigation into allegations of sexual harassment and bullying...

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