The newsletter of the ISBA’s Standing Committee on Women and the Law
December 2012, vol. 18, no. 2
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In This Issue…
- Chair’s column
A message from Committee Chair Sandra Blake.
- Life Span held an Awards Luncheon on October 11, 2012, at Fulton’s on the River
Life Span, an organization committed to helping victims of domestic violence, presented its first Safety and Accountability Award to Cook County State's Attorney Anita Alvarez.
- “All” is in the eye of the beholder
Author Valerie Lipic discusses her struggles to find the perfect work-life balance.
- The future is almost here?
The future, at least in the sense of predicting your lifespan and your potential for developing certain diseases, might not be very far off according to leading researchers in the field of genetic testing. But how might this information be used? How might people’s behavior change with the knowledge of new information?
Balancing the Scales
May 11 - Chicago
Transgender Students: Law and Practice
May 24 - Chicago
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