A Closer Look At The Current State Of Equal Pay

Law360, New York (April 4, 2017, 2:06 PM EDT) -- Three months, four days. That’s how much longer the average woman needed to work into 2017 — until Tuesday, Equal Pay Day — to make the same amount of money as their male counterparts did in 2016.

Women on average are compensated by about 80 percent of every dollar a man receives for the same work. Closing that gap has been a federal goal since the Equal Pay Act passed in 1963 with the goal of eliminating gender-based wage disparity. You’d think 53 years would be enough time for everyone to get the message, but you’d be wrong.

Just look at...

Stay ahead of the curve

In the legal profession, information is the key to success. You have to know what’s happening with clients, competitors, practice areas, and industries. Law360 provides the intelligence you need to remain an expert and beat the competition.

  • Access to case data within articles (numbers, filings, courts, nature of suit, and more.)
  • Access to attached documents such as briefs, petitions, complaints, decisions, motions, etc.
  • Create custom alerts for specific article and case topics and so much more!


Hello! I'm Law360's automated support bot.

How can I help you today?

For example, you can type:
  • I forgot my password
  • I took a free trial but didn't get a verification email
  • How do I sign up for a newsletter?
Ask a question!