Wal-Mart v. Dukes

March 29, 2011, 12:00-1:30 pm, 6th Floor Lounges

Please join us for a panel discussing the largest civil rights class action suit in United States history—including the 1.6 million women who worked or who have previously worked in a Wal-Mart store since December 26, 1998.  The suit charges Wal-Mart with discriminating against women in promotions, pay, and job assignments in violation of the Civil Rights Act of 1964.

Moderator:
• Cathy Ventrell-Monsees, Adjunct Professor of Law and an Attorney Advisor at the U.S. Equal Employment Opportunity Commission (EEOC)

Panelists:
• Llezlie Green-Coleman, Practitioner-in-Residence, American University Washington College of Law
• Fatima Goss Graves, Vice President for Education and Employment at the National Women’s Law Center (NWLC)
• Lawrence Lorber, Partner at Proskauer Rose LLP
• Barbara Sloan, Appellate Division, U.S. Equal Employment Opportunity Commission (EEOC)
• Richard Ugelow, Practitioner-in-Residence, American University Washington College of Law

There is no charge for registration, but registration is required. Please go to http://www.wcl.american.edu/secle/registration to register.

This panel will be webcast shortly after the event on this website.  Additionally, you can follow the event on Twitter at @aulaborlawforum, #WCLDukes.

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