individual case news

Variety—Gene Maddaus

The Time’s Up campaign got as good a launch as could be hoped the Golden Globes...the campaign had raised more than $16 million for its legal defense fund. Outten & Golden LLP partner Kathleen Peratis is quoted.

Bloomberg—Karen Weise, Dune Lawrence, and Dina Bass

Documents unsealed in a class action shed light on company’s internal complaints about gender equality. Outten & Golden LLP represents the plaintiffs, with co-counsel.—Chelsea Levinson

[W]hen it comes to your holiday work party, how do you know what behavior is acceptable, and what crosses the line? Outten & Golden LLP attorney Nina Frank, who handles employee-based harassment cases, is interviewed.

Washington Post — Elise Viebeck and Michelle Ye Hee Lee

As chairman of the House Select Committee on Benghazi, Rep. Trey Gowdy (R-S.C.) used $150,000 in taxpayer dollars to settle with a former aide who alleged he was fired in part because he was not willing to focus his investigative work on Hillary Clinton. Outten & Golden LLP Counsel Peter Romer-Friedman is quoted.

Tne New York TImes—Charles V. Bagli

...Trump’s labor practices...despite frequent claims that he never settles lawsuits, Mr. Trump quietly reached an agreement to end a class-action suit over the Bonwit Teller demolition... Outten & Golden Senior Counsel Lewis M. Steel is quoted.

Crain's—Cara Eisenpress

Allegations increase in wake of Weinstein scandal. Outten & Golden Associate Nina Frank is quoted.

NPR—Yuki Noguchi

Outten & Golden Washington, DC partner David Lopez on NPR regarding workplace harassment claims.