Gender Equality and Ruth Bader Ginsburg: The Life of a Trailblazer
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Gender Equality and Ruth Bader Ginsburg: The Life of a Trailblazer

2.5 hrs. NLS

When: Wednesday, Sept. 11
8:30 - 11:45 am
Where: Indiana State Bar Association
One Indiana Square
Suite 530
Indianapolis, Indiana  46205
United States
Contact: Christine Cordial

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Gender Equality and Ruth Bader Ginsburg: The Life of a Trailblazer

Co-sponsored by the CLE and Women in Law Committees.

September 11, 2019

8:30 - 11:45 a.m.

2.5 hrs. NLS



Dr. Jane Sherron De Hart, author of Ruth Bader Ginsburg: A Life, will discuss the impact Ruth Bader Ginsburg has had on women in the legal profession and in politics.


**This will be a moderated live stream of a course simultaneously taking place in Columbus, OH.



8:30 - 9:00 a.m.        Breakfast and Registration

Bagels and coffee will be provided.


9:00 – 10:00 a.m.     Fireside Chat Featuring Dr. Jane Sherron De Hart (1.0 NLS)

Dr. De Hart will engage in a conversation about the impact Ruth Bader Ginsburg has had on the current and future generation of women lawyers. This interactive discussion will be followed by a brief Q&A from the audience in Ohio.


Moderator: Eleana Drakatos, Esq.; President, Ohio State Bar Association


10:00 – 10:15 a.m.    Break


10:15 – 11:45 a.m.    The History of Women in Politics: A Panel Discussion (1.5 NLS)

Panelists will discuss the history of women in politics, from the suffrage movement to the current wave of women running for and being elected to office in record numbers. Professor De Hart’s book, Sex, Gender, and the Politics of Sex: A State and a Nation will be referenced during this discussion.


Jane Sherron De Hart, Professor Emerita, University of California - Santa Barbara

Hon. Linda Teodosio, Summit County Juvenile Court, Akron, OH

Representative Paula Hicks-Hudson, Ohio House District 44, Toledo, OH

Rita McNeil Danish, Esq., Taft Stettinius & Hollister, Columbus, OH


Registration includes a light breakfast and a copy of Dr. De Hart's book. Please register by Sept. 9.


ISBA members: $160

Non-members: $210


Cancellation Policy

A $25 service fee will be applied to cancellations received at least seven days prior to the program. No refunds will be issued for cancellations received within seven days of the program. If you send someone else in your place, please provide the ISBA with that person's name.