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Published on: April 5th, 2019

LGBT progress seen in Lightfoot’s win, rise of ‘Mayor Pete'

“Mayor Pete,” as he’s known to his growing fan base, is running a surprisingly strong and well-funded campaign for president. Lori Lightfoot has just won a landslide victory to become Chicago’s mayor.
Published on: April 5th, 2019

Gigi Hadid Wants Court To Toss Copyright Infringement Claim Over Instagram Photo

The attorney representing supermodel Gigi Hadid is calling a New York company’s copyright infringement claim against her for posting a photo of herself on Instagram “meritless” and is ready to ask...
Published on: April 2nd, 2019

Gigi Hadid wants judge to toss lawsuit over paparazzi photo

Gigi Hadid claims the paparazzi agency suing her for using their photo on Instagram is trying to extort her for money. In documents obtained by The Blast, the 23-year-old supermodel’s legal team said...
Published on: April 2nd, 2019

Gigi Hadid Accuses Paparazzi of Attempting to Shake Her Down in Legal Battle

Gigi Hadid is accusing a paparazzi agency of trying to bilk her for money in a lawsuit over an Instagram post. Hadid is asking a judge to throw out the lawsuit filed against her by Xclusive-Lee Inc....
Published on: April 1st, 2019

Kaplan Hecker & Fink Files Amicus Brief in Department of Commerce v. New York

Earlier this year, a federal court overturned a decision by the Secretary of Commerce to add a citizenship question to the 2020 census. The court determined that adding the question would reduce the...
Published on: March 29th, 2019

Roberta Kaplan to speak at Harvard Law’s 2019 Class Day Ceremony

Roberta “Robbie” Kaplan will be the speaker for the Class Day ceremonies at Harvard Law School on Wednesday, May 29, 2019. Kaplan was chosen by representatives of this year’s graduating class.
Published on: March 29th, 2019

Robbie Kaplan Recognized on The Hollywood Reporter’s “Power Lawyers 2019: Hollywood’s Top 100 Attorneys” List

NEW YORK, NY, March 28, 2019 – Kaplan Hecker & Fink is pleased to announce that Partner Roberta (Robbie) Kaplan has been named to The Hollywood Reporter’s “Power Lawyers 2019: Hollywood’s Top 100...
Published on: March 29th, 2019

Power Lawyers 2019: Hollywood's Top 100 Attorneys

COLUMBIA LAW SCHOOL Why she matters Known for her work helping to extend federal benefits to married same-sex couples in the U.S., Kaplan has become a go-to litigator for #MeToo cases. The co-founder...
Published on: March 27th, 2019

Kaplan Hecker & Fink Files Amicus Brief in Pennsylvania v. Trump

Earlier this year, two district courts blocked Trump Administration rules that create sweeping exemptions from the Affordable Care Act’s contraceptive coverage requirement, and would ultimately shift...
Published on: March 25th, 2019

Julie Fink Named to Crain’s New York’s 40 Under 40 List

NEW YORK, NY, March 25, 2019 – Kaplan Hecker & Fink LLP is thrilled to announce that Partner Julie Fink has been named a rising New York star for 2019 by Crain’s New York Business. Ms. Fink has...