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Jones Day Wants Gender Discrimination Plaintiffs To Reveal Themselves To The Public

The firm thinks that plaintiffs should be forced to come forward.
Tags: Law, Gender Discrimination, Biglaw, Jones Day, MoFo, The Jabot, Andrea Mazingo, Nilab Rahyar Tolton

Separating Men From Women Isn’t The Solution For Sexual Harassment In The Legal Profession

Lawyers need a wake-up call, but this isn't the right answer.
Tags: Law, Uncategorized, Women's Issues, Sexual Harassment, Biglaw, Quote Of The Day, Small Law Firms, The Jabot

Prominent Lawyers Stepping Up With Training To Stop Sexual Misconduct

For employers who really care about creating a more equitable workplace.
Tags: Law, Women's Issues, Sexual Harassment, Robbie Kaplan, Tina Tchen, The Jabot, MeToo

Sun Tzu And The Art Of Alabama’s Abortion Ban

The Supreme Court sent a clear signal on abortion. Alabama completely missed that signal.
Tags: Supreme Court, Law, Alabama, Abortion, Courts, Sun Tzu, The Jabot

A Look At The Staggering Sexual Harassment Numbers In The Legal Profession

These numbers should serve as a wake up call to the legal industry.
Tags: Law, Government, Judiciary, Women's Issues, Sexual Harassment, Biglaw, International Bar Association, The Jabot, Acritas

Biglaw Partner Goes Public In Lawsuit Over Alleged Rape

She says the Biglaw firm has been supportive of her as she deals with the aftermath of the assault.
Tags: Texas, Law, Sexual Assault, Rape, Biglaw, Mayer Brown, The Jabot, Jessica Crutcher

MoFo Scores Partial Victory In ‘Mommy Track’ Gender Discrimination Lawsuit

Two claims against the Biglaw giant have been dismissed, though plaintiffs will have the opportunity to replead their case.
Tags: Law, Biglaw, Gibson Dunn, Morrison & Foerster, MoFo, The Jabot, Pregnancy Discrimination, Sanford Heisler Sharp, Sanford Heisler LLP

Addressing The Elephant In The Room: Biglaw’s Problem With Diversity

Can anything be done to improve diversity?
Tags: Podcasts, Law, Diversity, Biglaw, Merle Vaughn, The Jabot

Biglaw Continues To Struggle With Gender Equity

Not a great look for these firms even if they ultimately prevail.
Tags: Law, Women's Issues, Biglaw, Jones Day, Morrison & Foerster, The Jabot

Biglaw Partner Dishes On The Most Surprising Thing About Making Partner

Make a non-traditional career path work for you.
Tags: Law, Biglaw, Quote Of The Day, Ropes & Gray, Partner Issues, The Jabot, Melissa Bender

Trump Administration Warns Biglaw To Improve Diversity

Does the Trump administration really care about diversity?
Tags: Law, Diversity, Women's Issues, Biglaw, Trump, Office of Federal Contract Compliance Programs, The Jabot, Craig Leen

Jim Obergefell Speaks At Law School And Fed Soc Entirely Predictably Loses Its Mind

Try not to throw a muscle rolling your eyes at this student's op-ed.
Tags: Law, Lgbtq, Law Schools, Jim Obergefell, The Jabot, University of Notre Dame Law School, Law School And Fed

Life After Skadden Can Be Pretty Sweet

Yes, you can break the golden handcuffs.
Tags: Podcasts, Law, Biglaw, The Jabot, Amy Impellizzeri, Why We Lie

Biglaw Partner Fired For ‘Inappropriate Personal Conduct’

Mayer Brown takes a clear stand: some things are more important than a partner's book of business.
Tags: Biglaw, Metoo, Mayer Brown, Paul Theiss, The Jabot, Zac Barnett

How To Make Life At A Law Firm Work For Your Style

Law firms don't have to be a place where style goes to die.
Tags: Fashion, Style, Podcasts, Law, Cohen Milstein, The Jabot, Elizabeth Nugent

Pregnancy Discrimination Lawsuit Against MoFo Spirals And Gets Yet Another Plaintiff

MoFo has mo' plaintiffs to deal with in this pregnancy discrimination lawsuit.
Tags: Law, Biglaw, Morrison & Foerster, MoFo, The Jabot, Pregnancy Discrimination, Sanford Heisler Sharp, Sanford Heisler LLP

Attorney In Hot Water After Referring To A Judge As A Succubus

The appeals court is having none of this BS.
Tags: Law, Sexism, Small Law Firms, The Jabot, Benjamin Pavone

Biglaw Firm’s Embarrassingly Sexist Blunder

Guess what? Cooking isn't just for women!
Tags: Cooking, Gender, Law, Recipes, Women's Issues, Biglaw, The Jabot, Taft Stettinius & Hollister, Jessica Manger

Pro Tip: Don’t Call The Prosecutor You’re Facing A ‘Little Girl’

Unless you're facing Dougie Anne Howser, Esq., stop calling professional women girls.
Tags: Law, Sexism, Legal Ethics, Small Law Firms, The Jabot, Clifford Woodards II, Heather Washington, Dougie Anne Howser Esq

Yikes: Biglaw Firm’s New Bonus Policy Is Bad News For New Parents

Associates had themselves a nice little perk, and it's a bummer to see it taken away.
Tags: Law, Bonuses, Biglaw, Parental Leave, Cooley, The Jabot

From Biglaw To Solo Practitioner To Author: Balancing A Fulfilling Legal Career With The Rest Of Your Life

A true story about being a lawyer and a children's book author.
Tags: Podcasts, Law, Biglaw, Solo Practitioners, Small Law Firms, The Jabot, Jill Diamond