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15:27 ET Sanford Heisler, LLP Files $100 Million Gender Discrimination Class Action Against Chadbourne & Parke LLP On Behalf of Female Partners

Chadbourne & Parke LLP, one of the country's powerhouse law firms, boasts on its website that it aims "to build and maintain a diverse and...


11:00 ET Lottabody Wants to Know What You Have #aLotta

 Today, Lottabody, a Revlon Pro brand, kicked off its #aLotta digital empowerment campaign with the introduction of a series of...


09:00 ET WFF Launches 12-City Tour For Leadership Development Workshops

DALLAS, Aug. 31, 2016 /PRNewswire/-- Women's Foodservice Forum (WFF), a premier leadership development organization, today announced that it...


08:55 ET Six Seconds Launches Parenting Podcast, "Raising Humans"

 On September 1, in time for "back to school" Six Seconds will launch a new parenting podcast called "Raising Humans", designed to help parents...


08:07 ET untapt and Women 2.0 Announce a Partnership to Focus on Diversity in Tech Hiring

 untapt inc., a digital hiring platform that uses machine intelligence to match tech talent and employers and Women 2.0, a for-profit for-good...


Aug 30, 2016, 16:07 ET Newly Renovated Computer Lab Boosts STEM Learning for Irma Rangel, a Member of Young Women's Preparatory Network

 Students at Irma Lerma Rangel Young Women's Leadership School, a member of Young Women's Preparatory Network (YWPN), are able learn STEM more...


Aug 30, 2016, 15:20 ET Solving Vaginal Dryness for Two Billion Women: Introducing Genneve

The Feminina Group today launched genneve, a pioneering line of personal care products designed to alleviate vaginal dryness and maintain optimal...


Aug 30, 2016, 10:32 ET A Extraordinary Conceptions Retorna Ao Brasil Em Setembro

SAN DIEGO, 30 de agosto de 2016 /PRNewswire/ -- A agencia internacional  de doação de óvulos e barriga de aluguel...


Aug 30, 2016, 10:17 ET Goodgirls Write Code Honored As 2016 Top-rated Nonprofit

Goodgirls Write Code has been honored with the prestigious 2016 Top-Rated Award by GreatNonprofits, the leading provider of user reviews about...


Aug 30, 2016, 09:00 ET A Certified Nurse Launches a Revolutionary Pregnancy Care App to Help Pregnant Women

 Step by Step Pregnancy Care app is a new revolutionary app in the Health and Fitness category. This app was conceptualized by Gina Haldeman, a...


Aug 30, 2016, 08:35 ET Washington, D.C.-based Author Reveals What to Do If Your Sister, Mother or Friend Says, "I've Got Ovarian Cancer"

 Most people don't know what to say or do when someone they are close to reveals they have cancer. If that someone is their mother, sister,...


Aug 30, 2016, 08:00 ET Continental Executive Named One of Metro Detroit's Most Powerful Women

Detroit's premiere business journal, DBusiness, honored Continental's Jennifer Wahnschaff, vice president, Instrumentation and Driver HMI for the...


Aug 30, 2016, 08:00 ET #MyBodyFirst Campaign Sounds a Rallying Cry for a Body-Positive Shopping Experience

 Today, plus size fashion start-up Dia&Co launched its debut campaign, My Body First, which explores women's emotionally-charged shopping...


Aug 30, 2016, 07:00 ET Aliner Launches Two New Breast Cancer Awareness Designs

Aliner has announced two new breast cancer designs for the Scout-Lite and Ranger 10 camping trailers and will donate a portion of all proceeds to...


Aug 30, 2016, 00:01 ET U.S. Census Bureau Daily Feature for August 30: Judgment Call

Following is the daily "Profile America" feature from the U.S. Census Bureau: JUDGMENT CALL Profile America — Tuesday, August 30th....


Aug 30, 2016, 00:01 ET DERMAFLASH Debuts Limited Edition Pink Device On QVC

 DERMAFLASH, a revolution in skincare, enthusiastically unveils a limited edition pink device value set exclusively for QVC shoppers as a...


Aug 29, 2016, 18:23 ET Celebrating an Advertising Pioneer

Advertising legend Patricia Martin was a force to be reckoned with. Anyone in the industry will tell you that – with a smile and a nod of the...


Aug 29, 2016, 11:35 ET J.Crew and Nordstrom Announce Partnership

J.Crew Group, Inc. (jcrew.com) announces that Nordstrom (NYSE: JWN) will sell an edited assortment of the J.Crew collection at select Nordstrom...


Aug 29, 2016, 11:22 ET Canvas Network Reveals Series of Open Courses Focusing on Engaging Girls in STEM Fields

Canvas Network, an open online educational platform from Instructure, today announced that it will be hosting courses focusing on engaging girls in...


Aug 29, 2016, 11:00 ET La MIPYME conforma el 95% del parque empresarial en Centroamérica - ContraPunto Diario Digital

Las micro, pequeña y mediana empresa (MIPYME) representan el 95% del parque empresarial en Centroamérica y constituyen un arma para...


Aug 29, 2016, 10:27 ET Aflac Named to LATINA Style's List of 50 Best Places for Latinas to Work for

 Aflac, the leading provider of voluntary insurance at the worksite in the United States, today announced that the company has been named one...


Aug 29, 2016, 10:10 ET IsDB, Gates Foundation Support New Program for Women Scientists in Middle East, North Africa

The International Center for Biosaline Agriculture (ICBA) launched today the design phase of a new major regional program to empower young Arab...


Aug 29, 2016, 09:00 ET NYX Professional Makeup Names Laura Sanchez Beauty Vlogger of the Year at the Fifth Annual NYX FACE Awards Live Show

On Saturday August 20th, 2016, NYX Professional Makeup announced Laura Sanchez, of YouTube channel LauraMakeup25, as its Beauty Vlogger of the Year...


Aug 29, 2016, 08:32 ET Allstate Foundation Purple Purse and Actress Kerry Washington Unveil Handbag Collection to Raise Funds for Domestic Violence Survivors

 Today, Allstate Foundation Purple Purse and Kerry Washington announced they will partner with Tory Burch, Christian Louboutin and other...


Aug 26, 2016, 19:46 ET Adore Me Celebrates Women's Equality Day

 Adore Me, a disruptive e-commerce lingerie company and the #2 fastest growing retail company in the U.S. on the Inc. 500 list, celebrated...