Ratner v. Kohler: Memorandum of Law in Support of Motion to Dismiss

By: 
Roberta A. Kaplan - Julie E. Fink Joshua Matz
Published on:
January 3rd, 2018

Defendant Melanie Kohler (“Kohler”) submits this memorandum of law in support of her motion to dismiss and strike the complaint filed by Plaintiff Brett Ratner (“Ratner”).

Mr. Ratner is a powerful, well-known Hollywood director and producer. He has filed this defamation lawsuit with a single purpose: to silence and intimidate Ms. Kohler—and other women like her—from coming forward with stories of grave sexual mistreatment at his hands.

Read the brief HERE.