Seminars with Berkeley Comparative Equality & Anti-Discrimination Law Virtual Study Group

admin - 18th January 2017

Participation in these workshops is open to all members of the Berkeley Comparative Equality & Anti-Discrimination Law Virtual Study Group, a group of legal scholars and activists from around the globe. Persons interested in joining the study group should contact Professor David Oppenheimer at


Tuesday January 31 at 8:00 am PST (16:00 GMT)

Darren Rosenblum, Professor of Law at Pace Law School,

Sex Quotas and Burkini Bans

Monday February 27th, at 9:00 am PST (17:00 GMT)

Kristen Barnes, Associate Professor of Law at the University of Akron School of Law will present on:

Spain’s Mortgage Laws and Human Rights


Monday March 13 at 8:00 am PDT (15:00 GMT) (Note that the US moves to DST before the UK)

Tarunabh Khaitan, Associate Professor of Law at Wadham College of the University of Oxford:

The Essop v Home Office case on indirect discrimination


Monday April 3rd, at 9:00am PDT (17:00 GMT)

Barbara Havelkova, the Shaw Foundation Fellow in Law at Lincoln College and Faculty of Law, University of Oxford, and advisor to the Prime Minister of the Czech Republic on issues of gender and law will present on a chapter from her new book,

Gender in Law during and after Central European State Socialism


Tuesday April 25th, 9:00am PDT (17:00 GMT)

Richard Rothstein, Senior Fellow at the Chief Justice Earl Warren Institute on Law and Social Policy at the University of California, Berkeley School of Law, will present on his new book,

The Color of Law


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