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Katz’s Copycat in Florida Changes Name After Legal Threats

Posted July 31, 2014 at 5:34 am

For the second time this season, Katz’s Deli on the Lower East Side successfully fought off two would-be trademark thieves. That Katz’s copycat in Deerfield, Florida we told you about last month just surrendered. The two parties reportedly settled the dispute. The real deal’s owner Jake Dell told us, “they recognized that we were right […]

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Katz’s Deli Sues Deerfield Beach Copycat for Trademark Infringement

Posted June 17, 2014 at 10:30 am

Katz’s Deli is again on the offensive to safeguard its valuable name. Indeed, for the second time in three months, the Lower East Side culinary institution is taking a food establishment to court over the Katz moniker. First it was the Katz & Dogz food truck fiasco (which resulted in victory). Now it’s an identically-named […]

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Katz’s Deli Files Suit Against Copycat ‘Katz & Dogs’ Food Truck

Last modified March 13, 2014 at 7:33 am

We first started seeing the Katz & Dogs trucks rolling around the city last summer. Everywhere from the Bowery to Broadway. Our initial instinct was that Katz’s Deli would slap these jokers with a fat lawsuit. Well, now it’s happened. The Daily News has the scoop. Katz’s Deli filed a Manhattan Federal Court trademark lawsuit yesterday […]

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‘Improv Everywhere’ Flash Mob Gets Off at Katz’s Delicatessen [VIDEO]

Last modified November 13, 2013 at 11:08 am

Everyone has seen the seminal When Harry Met Sally orgasm scene filmed inside Katz’s Delicatessen (“I’ll have what she’s having”), but few get lucky enough to hear multiple women faking it while dining here.

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Katz’s Deli Opening ‘The Space’ Pop-Up Gallery and Apparel Shop

Posted October 4, 2013 at 6:04 am

Katz’s Deli is taking control of the uber-short-lived Tim Horton’s/Cold Stone combo next door at 203 East Houston, owner Jake Dell tells us. Dubbed simply The Space, the recently-renovated retail unit will act as both a pop-up gallery and apparel shop for the 125-year-old eatery. Each month, a new cast of commissioned artists will decorate […]

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Katz’s Deli Has a New Photobook Autobiography

Last modified September 18, 2013 at 12:21 pm

Katz’s Delicatessen continues to celebrate its banner 125th year with a finger-licking photo book for your next smorgasbord.

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It’s ‘Clerks’ Meets Katz’s with David Manheim’s ‘The Last Jewish Waiter’

Posted May 15, 2013 at 6:20 am

A foul-mouthed Katz’s waiter decided to start a funny little side project called “The Last Jewish Waiter,” in which we gain a glimpse of the day-to-day.

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Nora Ephron Dies at 71; Remembering the Katz’s Orgasm

Posted June 27, 2012 at 9:22 am

Screenwriter and director Nora Ephron passed away yesterday at the age of 71 after losing her battle with Leukemia.

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Ivanka Trump a Guest at Katz’s Deli Wedding Reception

Posted March 5, 2012 at 9:09 am

In a short 24-hour period, Katz’s Deli seized the vacant Punjabi Food Express next door and transformed it into a well-articulated satellite outpost for one night only.

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Katz’s Deli Offering Super Bowl Package

Posted February 3, 2012 at 6:09 am

Katz’s Deli is offering a robust Super Bowl package that’ll feed 6 to 8 hungry heads on gameday.

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