We kicked off the New Year with an engaging Book Club teleconference featuring NAWL Member Kate McGuiness's book, Terminal Ambition, a novel about Maggie Mahoney, an attorney who wants justice for women at her firm. Register now to attend NAWL's upcoming January Book Cl
Erin Mulvaney writes, "The question before a federal appeals court on Tuesday centered around a common hiring practice that women’s rights advocates say perpetuates the gender wage gap: whether or not an employer’s use of prior salary to determine wages unfairly justifies paying women less than men.
Matt Zapotosky writes, "The chief judge of the U.S. Court of Appeals for the 9th Circuit on Thursday initiated a review of misconduct allegations against Judge Alex Kozinski — the powerful jurist who has come under fire in recent days after former clerks and other lower-level staffers accused him of
Nicholas Gaffney writes, "Why is it so difficult for large law firms to attract, retain, and advance non-white attorneys, even as law schools continue to enroll record numbers of minority students? Year after year, law firm diversity rankings continue to show that little progress is being made, desp