Washingtonian Names Debra Katz and Lisa Banks Among the Most Powerful Women in Washington, D.C.
October 2, 2023
KBK partners Debra S. Katz and Lisa J. Banks have been named as two of the Most Powerful Women in Washington, D.C. in the most recent issue of Washingtonian Magazine. According to Washingtonian editors, “To arrive at this...
Carolyn Wheeler Speaks to Law360 About EEOC Enforcement Strategy
September 27, 2023
KBK partner Carolyn Wheeler recently opined about the EEOC’s newly publicized enforcement strategy in the Law360 article, “3 Takeaways from EEOC’s Finalized Enforcement Strategy.” On Sept. 21, the EEOC released its...
Carolyn Wheeler Discusses 2nd Circ. Decision Marking Shift in Title VII Interpretation
September 19, 2023
In a recent Law360 article, 2nd Circ. Order Lends Weight to Worker-Friendly Title VII Shift, KBK partner Carolyn Wheeler discusses a significant development in the 2nd Circuit that underscores a shift towards a more...
Courts Expand the Scope of Actionable Discrimination in Title VII Cases
September 15, 2023
Courts have long struggled with the question of whether certain employment decisions can be challenged as discriminatory under Title VII when they do not involve hiring, firing, promotions, or compensation. Sexual harassment...
Katz Banks Kumin and Liu Peterson-Fisher Merge, Forming New San Francisco Office
September 13, 2023
Katz Banks Kumin LLP has merged with California-based Liu Peterson-Fisher LLP, significantly expanding its national presence and its wage and hour practice. Joining Katz Banks Kumin’s newly formed San Francisco office from...
Alexis Ronickher and Matthew LaGarde Explain AI Whistleblower Protections in Law360
September 13, 2023
In an article for Law360, “Despite Regulation Lag, AI Whistleblowers Have Protections,” KBK partner Alexis Ronickher and senior associate Matthew LaGarde discuss options for whistleblowers in the artificial intelligence...