Firm News

April 6, 2006
Debra S. Katz served as a member of the faculty for the Georgetown University Law Center CLE: 24th Annual Employment Law & Litigation Institute: Legal Trends and Practice Strategies in Washington, D.C. Related Links: Get more details about Employment Law & Litigation Institute 2006 on Georgetown Law School website
March 22, 2006
Katz, Marshall & Banks partner Debra S. Katz participated on a panel for the D.C. Women's Bar Association on March 22, 2006, for a discussion entitled "Women in Negotiation."  
March 22, 2006
Debra S. Katz spoke on a panel for the D.C. Women's Bar Association for a program entitled "Women in Negotiation" at the law offices of Winston & Strawn LLP. Related Links: Learn more on The D.C. Women’s Bar Association
March 21, 2006
"Sarbanes-Oxley Whistleblower Law: Summary and Review," by KMB partner Debra S. Katz. Topics include, but are not limited to: an overview of what whistleblowing is covered, what retaliation is prohibited and what constitutes an adverse action, arbitration and settlement agreements, the filing process, burdens of proof,...
March 17, 2006
Lawdragon, an online and print legal-services information company, has named Debra S. Katz as one of "The Leading Lawyers in America." The award is based on nominations by clients, law school deans, judges and other leaders in the legal profession. The editors at Lawdragon conduct independent research based on the information...
March 10, 2006
Lisa J. Banks publishes, "Keeping the Employee Working: Reasonable Accommodations and Leave Requirements," an overview of the Americans with Disabilities Act, the Family and Medical Leave Act, and the overlap of the two acts. Read the full article here.
March 10, 2006
Katz, Marshall & Banks partner Lisa J. Banks served as a faculty member for the National Employment Lawyers Association's Winter Conference on March 10, 2006.  Ms. Banks published a continuing legal education white paper for the conference entitled “Keeping the Employee Working: Reasonable Accommodations and Leave...
March 10, 2006
Lisa J. Banks was a member of the faculty at the National Employment Lawyers Association: Accommodating Disabilities and Family & Medical Leaves in the Workplace conference, which took place in Seattle, Washington. Related Links: Visit the National Employment Lawyers Association website
March 4, 2006
Dr. Gerald Koocher, President of the American Psychological Association, presented the law firm of Bernabei & Katz, PLLC, including Lynne Bernabei, who served as lead-counsel, Debra S. Katz, Ari Wilkenfeld, and Alan Kabat, with a Presidential Citation for their work in representing Dr. Susan Lerner. Dr. Lerner served as...
March 1, 2006
KMB attorneys David J. Marshall and Debra S. Katz, together with The Sturdevant Law Firm of San Francisco and Professor Gary Peller of Georgetown Law School, file class-action lawsuits in Federal District Courts in California and Maryland against BlueHippo Funding, LLC. The lawsuits allege that BlueHippo uses deceptive...