Hosted by the Impact Center for Public Interest Law, Impact Conversations is a speaker series that highlights how current events impact civil rights and civil liberties.
The Impact Center will host Debra Katz and Irwin Reiter 4L Evening to discuss their roles in the #MeToo movement and experiences during the infamous case against Harvey Weinstein. Ms. Katz is a distinguished civil rights lawyer who has been working on employment discrimination, sexual harassment, and whistleblower protection cases for over 35 years. Mr. Reiter is a current NYLS evening student and former Weinstein employee who served as a whistleblower by revealing allegations of Weinstein’s sexual misconduct to the press.
This event is co-sponsored by the Legal Association of Women, and the Employment and Labor Law Student Association.