Tag Archives: Gender

Pay Study Reveals Startling Gender Disparity

The pay disparity between men and women has persisted for decades, and we often hear varying studies cited which reflect that women make somewhere around eighty cents for every dollar earned by a man. An alarming new report by The… … Continue reading

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Gender Reveal Party Starts Wildfire

From CNN: Oh boy. A video released by the US Forest Service shows the moment when a gender reveal party in Arizona went horribly wrong, sparking a wildfire that burned nearly 47,000 acres and caused more than $8 million in… … Continue reading

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RBG’s legacy: Fighting gender discrimination from both sides of the bench

Throughout the history of our nation, the legacies of Supreme Court Justices have been the subject of movies, books, documentaries, and even paintings; however, only one can be considered an internet sensation. Justice Ruth Bader Ginsburg’s story before and after … Continue reading

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Wills, Trusts and Estates Meets Gender, Race and Class – Madison, WI

Wisconsin Law Review hosts its annual symposium, Wills, Trusts and Estates Meets Gender, Race and Class on October 12, 2018. This one-day Symposium will explore the gender, racial and class implications of succession law. A legal system’s choices about who is able … Continue reading

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Lateral Moves By BigLaw Partners: Age And Gender Implications

P. Cecchi-Dimeglio (Harvard) & H.A. Simons (Ropes & Gray, Boston), Lateral Moves: An Empirical Investigation of Cyclicality, Directional Mobility, and 5-Year Retention Rate by Gender and Age Cohort, 42 J. Legal Prof. 171 (2018): The present empirical study examines the … Continue reading

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