New York, NY, August 17, 2011 --(PR.com
)-- The Knowledge Group/The Knowledge Congress Live Webcast Series, brings together the world's leading authorities and industry participants through informative two -hour webcasts.
It has scheduled a live webcast entitled: “Making the Difference: Women and Diversity in Law LIVE Webcast.” This two-hour event is scheduled on October 19, 2011 from 12:00pm - 2:00pm (ET).
Diversity in law remains a topic of perennial interest for many legal practitioners. A number of studies and reports show that significant barriers or women in the legal profession still exist. According to a study by Mercer, 67% of organizations in EMEA do not have detailed strategies to develop women into leadership roles.
Where do we go from here? Join this live webcast and hear from a panel of diversity experts and thought leaders in a two-hour interactive discussion to help you address diversity issues. They will provide a comprehensive discussion of the following topics:
- Issues on Gender and Recruitment, Retention, and Career Growth in the Legal Profession
- Best Practices to Develop Models for Reforms
- Public Policy Issues that Hinders Counter Action in Addressing the Challenges of Gender and
- Much more
Someera F. Khokhar, Partner, White & Case
Barbara R. Arnwine, Executive Director, The Lawyers' Committee for Civil Rights Under Law
Margaret L. Watson, Of Counsel, McElroy, Deutsch, Mulvaney & Carpenter, LLP
For an updated list of the faculty panel, please visit: http://knowledgecongress.org/event_2011_Women_Diversity.html
Register for this event:
Avail $50 discount by applying fon4938 on the second page of the registration form when you register for this event.
About The Knowledge Group, LLC/The Knowledge Congress Live Webcast Series
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