LISTEN NOW: Drew Eckl & Farnham Launches a Podcast
"We're excited to announce that Drew Eckl & Farnham has launched a podcast: DEFining the Law! Every other Wednesday, we’ll bring you hot topics and updates on all aspects of the legal industry." ... Continue Reading
Partner Douglas Burrell will be participating in DRI Town Hall "Leading During Times of Social Injustice"
DRI is hosting "Leading During Times of Social Injustice", on Friday, September 11th at 11:30 am CDT. Partner Douglas Burrell will be participating as a panelist, where he and the other panelist will address taking lead within DRI and their respective law firms, despite the social injustice they had to overcome along the way. Additional discussions will include equality and accountability, leadership strategies, and being genuine in the commitment to social justice. Register Now! ... Continue Reading
In a landmark 6-3 decision authored by Justice Neil Gorsuch, the United States Supreme Court ruled today that Title VII, which makes it illegal to for employers to discriminate because of a person's sex (among other categories), also protects employees from workplace discrimination due to sexual orientation, gender identity and transgender status. ... Continue Reading
Attorney, and GAPABA's Women Leadership Network (WLN) committee co-chair, Kayla Chen will be co-hosting the WLN event, Putting Your Best Face Forward, on Wednesday, June 3rd at 5:30 pm. This presentation is geared towards determining how to dress professionally for video communications, including virtual presentations. Fashion Stylist Shaye Strager will be participating in the presentation and providing tips and tricks on how to best prepare and present yourself via video communications. For more information or to register for the free zoom presentations, please see below. ... Continue Reading
The Georgia Attorney General, the State Bar, Young Lawyers Division, and the Georgia Food Bank Association have organized The Georgia Legal Food Frenzya, 2-week (virtual) fund drive competition to raise funds for our local food bank. The competition began on April 20th and will continue through May 1st. This year's competition is more important than ever with the COVID pandemic and ensuring access to food. 1 in 5 kids in Georgia live in food insecure households, meaning they don't necessarily know where their next meal will come from. ... Continue Reading