On October 31, 2016, HSPRD Partner Deane Brown served as a panelist for a continuing legal education program at the Chicago Bar Association entitled, The Equal Rights Amendment: Why It Still Matters and How It Will Affect Our Future. In addition to Deane, other panelists included Illinois Solicitor General David Franklin, Illinois State Representative Lou Lang, and Illinois State Senator Heather Steans. The program was moderated by Cook County Board Commissioner Larry Suffredin. Deane addressed the potential impact of the Equal Rights Amendment to the United States Constitution on employment discrimination cases.
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