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Do women's networking events move the needle on equality?
Blog: NAWL News | Posted By: Kelsey Vuillemot | Released: February 20, 2018, 2:43 pm
Shawn Achor writes, "Recently, I was flying home from the Conference for Women, where I had been invited to speak. I was carefully holding a copy of the conference program on my lap — my mom likes to save them, and I wanted to be a good son and bring her back an unwrinkled copy. The guy sitting next
All 50 state AGs demand an end to ‘culture of silence’ surrounding sexual harassment
Blog: NAWL News | Posted By: Nor Attisha | Released: February 20, 2018, 1:43 pm
Emily Peck writes, “During a time of rabid partisanship, somehow the Me Too movement has managed to bring together Democrats and Republicans (at least the ones outside the White House).
On Monday, every single state attorney general ― a majority of whom are Republican ― signed a letter to congressi
Here’s what happens to a startup after a sexual harassment scandal
Blog: NAWL News | Posted By: Nor Attisha | Released: February 20, 2018, 1:39 pm
Lizette Chapman writes, “BetterWorks Systems Inc. isn’t a well-known name in Silicon Valley, but the startup achieved a moment of infamy last year that it hasn’t been able to shake. A former employee sued the company in July, claiming the chief executive officer sexually harassed and assaulted her a
Harvey Weinstein lawsuit: Attorney General says 'we have never seen anything as despicable'
Blog: NAWL News | Posted By: Nor Attisha | Released: February 20, 2018, 1:26 pm
The Guardian writes, “New York attorney general Eric Schneiderman said on Monday that a pervasive pattern of sexual misconduct and corporate enabling at the Weinstein Company was some of the worst his office has investigated.
‘We have never seen anything as despicable as what we’ve seen right here,
Michigan law student becomes first black editor-in-chief of 116-year-old law review
Blog: NAWL News | Posted By: Nor Attisha | Released: February 20, 2018, 1:12 pm
Sayali Amin writes, "Second-year Law student Megan Brown has spent the past seven years at the University, first for her undergraduate education and now for Law School.
Now, she has been selected as the editor in chief of the Michigan Law Review – a University of Michigan publication written by leg