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Why Does the Wage Gap Exist & What Can We Do About It?

April 17, 2014 @ 10:00 am - 12:00 pm

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

This event is sponsored by:

The Bay Area Equal Pay Collaborative

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

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San Jose, CA United States
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