Published on: September 9th, 2018

Never Forget

In September 1930, the Nazis had just secured the second-largest number of seats in the Reichstag. It was a staggering victory for Adolf Hitler. But there were those who did not appear especially...
Published on: September 4th, 2018

Suing White Supremacists: Elizabeth Sines '19 Takes on August 11-12 Organizers

Elizabeth Sines '19 counter-protested the white supremacist rallies of August 11 and 12, 2017. She is currently suing the organizers of the Unite the Right rally in what is reported to be “the most...
Published on: August 31st, 2018

Kaplan Hecker & Fink Files Motion for Preliminary Injunction on Behalf of Airbnb

On Thursday, August 30, 2018, Kaplan Hecker & Fink LLP filed a motion for a preliminary injunction on behalf of our client Airbnb to block implementation of a New York City ordinance that would...
Published on: August 29th, 2018

Airbnb Turns to Kaplan in Bid to Overturn NYC Law Demanding Host Info

In Airbnb Inc.’s new lawsuit against the New York City government over its law requiring disclosure of hosts offering up rooms for rent in the city, the company has once again enlisted the legal...
Published on: August 27th, 2018

Airbnb Hires Power Duo to Sue New York

Airbnb is on the offense in New York, hiring two top litigators to sue the city over an ordinance that it calls an “extraordinary act of government overreach” at the behest of the hotel lobby.
Published on: August 24th, 2018

Airbnb Sues New York City over New Law Requiring Monthly Data Reports

Airbnb is suing the de Blasio administration over a new reporting law it calls “an extraordinary act of government overreach.” The $31 billion home-sharing company filed a suit in federal court...
Published on: August 14th, 2018

Inside the Charlottesville "Unite The Right" Rally Lawsuit

“Will you sue the Nazis with me?” Roberta Kaplan’s legal team was still working on folding chairs and card tables when the violence erupted at Charlottesville on August 12, 2017. The powerhouse...
Published on: August 14th, 2018

A Year After Charlottesville, Disarray in the White Supremacist Movement

The white supremacists who alarmed the nation a year ago on the streets of Charlottesville, Va., with their tiki torches and hateful chants show signs, at least temporarily, of being pushed back into...
Published on: August 13th, 2018

Suing Unite The Right

On August 11th, 2018, Robbie Kaplan appeared on MSNBC's AM Joy to discuss our lawsuit against the organizers of the 2017 "Unite the Right" rally in Charlottesville, Virginia. Watch her discussion of...
Published on: August 8th, 2018

Judge: App User Accused In Planning Charlottesville Rally Can't Keep Identity Hidden

A federal judge in California has ruled that a confidential messaging app must release the identity of a user who is accused of helping plan violence at a white nationalist rally last year in...