The newsletter of the ISBA’s Standing Committee on Women and the Law
August 2014, vol. 20, no. 2
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In This Issue…
- A view from the Chair
An update on the Committee's activities from Chair Letitia Spunar-Sheats.
- Update on the 50 best law firms for women (and the 10 best in Chicago)
The 2014 results are in. Click here to see which Chicago firms made the list!
- A word from the Editor
Photos from the Annual Meeting in June.
- Illinois Pregnancy Accommodation Act
An overview of this important legislation, which currently awaits the Governor's signature.
- Spotlight on Jessica Natkin
Learn more about this fascinating Committee member.
- Book review
A new book for women in the professional workplace, What Works for Women at Work, explains the gendered behavior patterns and gendered political dynamics of the American workplace and offers a range of strategies for handling them.
Balancing the Scales
May 11 - Chicago
Transgender Students: Law and Practice
May 24 - Chicago
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