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Historical Milestone for Women

Another Historical Milestone for Women

I recently blogged about the exciting news of Kim Ng becoming MLB’s first female general manager. I am happy to report another historical milestone for women. On December 30th, Becky Hammon became the first woman to act as head coach during an NBA regular-season game. Hammon, an assistant coach for the San Antonio Spurs, filled…
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Asian-American Discrimination

Asian-American Discrimination is on the Rise

The COVID-19 pandemic has been hard on all of us. Asian-Americans in particular have faced an increase in discrimination, according to an article published by the Pew Research Center.  When surveyed, 31% of Asian-Americans say they have been subject to racial slurs or jokes since the coronavirus outbreak. Further, 58% of Asian-Americans say its more…
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Pregnant woman holding belly in sweater

Pregnancy Discrimination in the Workplace

Discrimination

To demonstrate pregnancy discrimination under Title VII, a woman must show four elements: (1) She is or was pregnant and her employer knew; (2) she was qualified for the job; (3) she suffered an adverse employment action and (4) there was a connection between her pregnancy and the adverse employment action.

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