California Law Firms Show the Way to Diversity

January 29, 2010 by  
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Law.com published a January 20th article suggesting that California firms generally do a better job of hiring and retaining women, gay and lesbian attorneys and minority attorneys than do their counterparts outside the Golden State.

For a link to the article, please select the following link: California Law Firms Show the Way to Diversity

Law School Admissions for Minorities in Decline

January 29, 2010 by  
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Law 360 examines the decline in law school admissions for African-Americans and Mexican-Americans in the January 7, 2010 article, “Law School Admissions for Minorities in Decline.”

To view the article online, please select the following link: Law School Admissions for Minorities in Decline

The Legal Face of Diversity

January 29, 2010 by  
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Black Enterprise Magazine discusses unresolved challenges for African Americans in the legal profession in the article, “The Legal Face of Diversity.”  

To view the article, please select the following link: The Legal Face of Diversity

Study: As U.S. Grows More Diverse, Law Student Population Whitens

January 8, 2010 by  
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The Wall Street Journal’s Law Blog, published an articled January 7, 2010, about a new study regarding the decline of diversity in law schools. To view the article online, please click the following link: WSJ Blogs: Diversity.

A Firm Commitment: Cultural Change in Law Firms

January 8, 2010 by  
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ALFDP member, Valerie Jackson, recently published an article in Diversity Executive emphasizing the importance of cultural change—as opposed to the business case—as the most successful vehicle for diversity efforts within law firms. To view the full article, as it appears in the online issue of Diversity Executive magazine, please click here: A Firm Commitment

National Urban League Report: Diversity Practices that Work

January 8, 2010 by  
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The National Urban League published a white paper, “Diversity Practices that Work: The American Worker Speaks,” examining the effectiveness of corporate diversity programs.  To view the report online, please click the following link: 

 

NUL Report: Diversity Practices that Work