Law professor to testify before Senate committee on workplace fairness

September 29, 2009

At the request of the U.S. Senate Judiciary Committee, Professor Michael Foreman, director of Penn State Law's Civil Rights Appellate Clinic and clinical professor, will testify at the hearing on "Workplace Fairness: Has the Supreme Court Been Misinterpreting Laws Designed to Protect American Workers from Discrimination?"

The hearing is scheduled to take place at 10 a.m. on Wednesday, Oct. 7, in room 226 of the Dirksen Senate Office Building. Proceedings of the event will be webcast live on the Committee's Web site at http://judiciary.senate.gov/hearings/hearing.cfm?id=4096 online.

In addition to directing the Civil Rights Appellate Clinic, Professor Foreman teaches an advanced employment discrimination course. Prior to joining Penn State Law, he served as the deputy director of Legal Programs for the Lawyers' Committee for Civil Rights Under Law, where he was responsible for supervising all litigation in employment discrimination, housing, education, voting rights and environmental justice areas since 2001.
 

  • Michael Foreman, director of Penn State Law's Civil Rights Appellate Clinic and clinical professor

    IMAGE: Penn State

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