Family Responsibilities Discrimination (FRD)

KQED Public Radio: The Work-Family Conflict Forum

Description: On KQED’s Forum, Joan C. Williams and Heather Boushey discussed their report, The Three Faces of Work-Family Conflict: The Poor, the Professionals, and the Missing Middle. This new report from WorkLife Law at the University of California Hastings College of Law and the Center for American Progress, that work-family conflict is greater in the United States than anywhere in the developed world.  This open forum focuses on the findings of the report, what it reveals about work-family conflict, and makes recommendations for reforms and policies to address the concerns of U.S. citizens. (52 min.)

Michael Krasny, KQED reporter

Heather Boushey, Senior Economist, Center of American Progress
Joan C. Williams, Professor of Law, and Founding Director, WorkLife Law at UC Hastings College of Law

Fair Measure: Toward Effective Attorney Evaluations, Second Edition

Description (Video):

On September 25, 2008, Roberta D. Liebenberg, chair of the ABA Commission on Women in the Profession talked about the commission’s latest efforts to help female lawyers achieve equality. Click on the video icon to see this clip.

Description (Audio):

On September 25, 2008, Co-author Joan C. Williams, law professor and co-director of the Project for Attorney Retention at University of California Hastings College of Law, discussed this new book that outlines a step-by-step process for unbiased performance evaluations. Click on the audio icon to hear this clip.

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