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    Litigation
    Martin Katz
    Martin Katz
    Sheppard Mullin Richter & Hampton

    It's a safe bet that Katz probably won't be invited to next year's Golden Globe Awards. The hyper-savvy litigator is repping Dick Clark Productions in the high-profile suit filed by the Hollywood Foreign Press Association over long-term rights to the lucrative telecast. A trial is set for September, with the future of the Globes on the line. He also continues to rep Disney in the appeal of last summer's $320 million jury award to Who Wants to Be a Millionaire producer Celador as well as mogul Haim Saban in his dispute with a tax lawyer (which was resolved in June).

    OFF-DUTY Katz swims four days a week and whenever he can, he gets away to his favorite resort on Bora Bora.

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