Beveridge & Diamond's Women’s Initiative is pleased to present a webinar featuring American Civil Liberties Union (ACLU) Women’s Rights Project Senior Staff Attorney Gillian Thomas, author of Because of Sex: One Law, Ten Cases, and Fifty Years That Changed American Women’s Lives at Work.
During this presentation, Ms. Thomas will discuss ten civil rights cases that illustrate the efforts by working women to find some equality and justice in the workplace, from being hired in jobs once the exclusive domain of men to protection from sexual harassment and from discrimination for pregnancy. Ms. Thomas will also discuss recent cases being considered by the Supreme Court this term applicable to workplace rights.
If you would like to receive an invitation to this webinar, please contact Janine Militano.
Beveridge & Diamond’s Women’s Initiative promotes the advancement and retention of women attorneys within the Firm. The Women’s Initiative provides networking activities, speaking engagements, mentoring advice, and other programs pertaining to the professional development of women lawyers. The Firm proudly has 44% women or minority attorneys amongst its ranks, and aims to be a leader in Diversity and Inclusion efforts. Mackenzie Schoonmaker, a Principal in our New York office and a leader of the Women's Initiative is pleased to introduce and host Ms. Thomas for this presentation.