individual case news

Tne New York TImes—Associated Press

A lawyer [Outten & Golden LLP Counsel Peter Romer-Friedman] for a former House Benghazi committee staffer says the ex-staffer has settled a lawsuit against the panel and its chairman, South Carolina Rep. Trey Gowdy.

Reuters—Daniel Wiessner

David Lopez, the longest-serving general counsel in the Equal Employment Opportunity Commission's history, will head up the new Washington D.C. office of prominent plaintiffs' employment law firm Outten & Golden, the firm said on Monday.

Donald Trump says he wants to run America like a business. But if America were a public company, Trump probably would be ousted as its chief executive officer after his recent vulgar remarks about women caught on tape. Outten & Golden LLP partner Wendi S. Lazar is quoted.

Washington Post—Opinion—Kathleen Peratis
Washington Post-Wonkblog—Sarah Larimer

To understand why the American Bar Association is starting to take sexual harassment seriously, consider the story told by Mark Johnson Roberts, chair of the ABA's Commission on Sexual Orientation and Gender Identity, at the organization's annual meeting last week. Outten & Golden LLP partner Wendi S. Lazar is quoted.

Above the Law—Staci Zaretsky

Wendi S. Lazar, a member of the ABA Commission on Women in the Profession, is quoted, from her address to the ABA House of Delegates.

Bloomberg BNA — Samson Habte

A vast majority of the ABA's policy-making House of Delegates voted in favor of a rule change that will make workplace harassment and discrimination a basis for professional discipline. Outten & Golden LLP partner Wendi S. Lazar is quoted.