Gender Equality and Employment


March 27, 2012

Professor Gloria Teixeira and Master Maria R. Redinha presented a communication entitled "Gender Equality and Employment: Legal Perspective" at the Oxford Round Table - Women's Issues. The communication addressed the legal and social phenomenon of gender discrimination in work; recovering some historical landmarks and giving an overview of the statistics as well as the relevant national and European legislation.

Also present at the conference was Allen Derr, lawyer for Reed v. Reed, which originated a landmark US Supreme Court ruling on gender equality.