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News Posted on February 10, 2017

Professor Saucedo Delivers Ruth Bader Ginsburg Lecture at Thomas Jefferson School of Law

Professor Leticia Saucedo delivered the Ruth Bader Ginsburg Lecture at the Thomas Jefferson School of Law's annual Women and the Law Conference on Friday, February 3.  The conference, “Pursuing Inclusion: Diversity in the Workplace,” brought together experts and practitioners to examine the challenges to and strategies for achieving workplace diversity and inclusion.  Professor Saucedo's lecture focused on parallels between immigrant workplaces and work arrangements in the gig economy.  

The Ruth Bader Ginsburg Lecture was established at Thomas Jefferson in 2003, and has been delivered every year by experts or academics on topics that have a profound impact on women. Past lecturers have included Joan Williams, Marth Fineman, Kathryn Abrams, Vicki Schultz, Sarah Weddington, and Bryant Garth.  

Leticia Saucedo is a Professor of Law and Director of Clinical Legal Education at UC Davis School of Law, and an expert in employment, labor, and immigration law.