Why Does the Wage Gap Exist & What Can We Do About It?
Thursday, April 17, 2014 from 10:00 AM to 12:00 PM (PDT)
San Jose, CA
San Francisco, California
London, United Kingdom
- Join Us for a panel discussion on the wage gap. Speakers will address the wage gap in public and private workplaces, navigate legal remedies, discuss strategies in specific cases, and develop best practices for employers.
This event is free and open to the public in recognition of Equal Pay Awareness Month in Santa Clara County. 2 MCLE credits offered
Esther Peralez-Dieckmann, Moderator, Office of Women's Policy
Rachael Langston, Legal Aid Society
Marcia Mitchell, EEOC
Jennifer Reisch, ERA
Ruth Silver Taube - Supervising Attorney, Workers' Rights Clinic, Santa Clara University School of Law; Senior Staff Attorney, Legal Aid Society-Employment Law Center
Kelly Jenkins-Pultz, DOL Women's Bureau
For more information, contact The Office of Women's Policy:
(408) 299-5135 or firstname.lastname@example.org
This event is sponsored by:
AAUW San Jose - DOL Women's Bureau Region IX - Equal Pay Coalition - Equal Rights Advocates - EEOC San Jose & San Francisco - Legal Aid Society Employment Law Center - Katherin & George Alexander Community Law Center - OFCCP San Francisco & San Jose - County of Santa Clara Office of Women's Policy
When & Where
Santa Clara County Office of Women's Policy
Developed in the spirit of cooperation between the County and the community, the Office of Women’s Policy was created to identify and address current and emerging issues for women and girls challenging our community today. We promote special programs and activities to support and encourage the success of women and girls in all aspects of society. We serve as a focal point to enhance collaboration among women’s organizations, including the Commission on the Status of Women, and complement local advocacy efforts through a focus on education, effective public policy implementation, and systems and institutional reform to better serve women and girls.
County of Santa Clara Office of Women’s Policy
70 W. Hedding, East Wing-11th Floor, San Jose, CA 95110
Phone: (408) 299-5152
Fax (408) 297-4698