Class Action

Author: Clara Bingham
Publisher: Anchor
ISBN: 1400075882
Size: 58.53 MB
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Told at a thriller’s pace, this is the story of how one woman pioneered and won the first sexual harassment class action suit in the United States, a legal milestone that immeasurably improved working conditions for American women.

Class Action

Author: Clara Bingham
Publisher: Anchor
ISBN: 9780385496131
Size: 14.27 MB
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An intriguing account of a seminal sexual harassment lawsuit describes the experiences of Lois Jenson, a single mother who endured a shocking degree of sexual harassment on her job with a local mine before suing the company that had ignored ...

Witness To The Revolution

Author: Clara Bingham
Publisher: Random House
ISBN: 0679644741
Size: 71.89 MB
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This is rousing reportage from the front lines of US history.”—O: The Oprah Magazine “The familiar voices and the unfamiliar ones are woven together with documents to make this a surprisingly powerful and moving book.”—New York ...

Because Of Sex

Author: Gillian Thomas
Publisher: St. Martin's Press
ISBN: 1466878975
Size: 75.95 MB
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Through first-person accounts and vivid narrative, Because of Sex tells the story of how one law, our highest court, and a few tenacious women changed the American workplace forever.

The Mysterious Private Thompson

Author: Laura Leedy Gansler
Publisher: U of Nebraska Press
ISBN: 9780803259881
Size: 27.30 MB
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The incredible account of how one heroic woman defied convention in 19th-century America to live, work, and defend her country at a time of war, when women were barely allowed out of the house.

Why Not Jail

Author: Rena Steinzor
Publisher: Cambridge University Press
ISBN: 1316194884
Size: 66.42 MB
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This book, the first of its kind, analyzes five industrial catastrophes that have killed or sickened consumers and workers or caused irrevocable harm to the environment.

Storming The Court

Author: Brandt Goldstein
Publisher: Simon and Schuster
ISBN: 1416535152
Size: 15.48 MB
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Describes how, in 1992, a group of Yale law students came to the aid of three hundred Haitian men, women, and children who had won asylum in the U.S. but who, having tested positive for HIV, were forced into a Guantanamo compound and ...

The Class Action Playbook

Author: Brian Anderson
Publisher: Lexis Nexis
ISBN: 0199933782
Size: 37.86 MB
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This Second Edition covers six relevant cases from the historic 2010 and 2011 Supreme Court terms; official commentary on class actions with citations to the new American Law Institute's statement of the Principles of Aggregated Litigation, ...

Environmental Health And Safety Audits

Author: Lawrence B. Cahill
Publisher: Bernan Press
ISBN: 1598888129
Size: 39.96 MB
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Along the way he uses his personal experiences to add some reality and fun to tell the story. This book provides updated text and puts forward thoughts and trends that were not or were only briefly addressed previously.

A Question Of Choice

Author: Sarah Weddington
Publisher: The Feminist Press at CUNY
ISBN: 1558618139
Size: 24.83 MB
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The incredible story of how a twenty-seven-year-old lawyer won Roe v. Wade, and what it means forty years later.