Professor Sharona Hoffman
Sharona Hoffman, the Edgar A. Hahn Professor of Law, co-director of the Law-Medicine Center and a professor in the department of bioethics at the university’s School of Medicine.

Law’s Sharona Hoffman discusses two recent bills Biden signed into law

New laws benefit pregnant workers and breastfeeding parents
Verywell HealthSharona Hoffman, the Edgar A. Hahn Professor of Law and co-director of the Law-Medicine Center, discussed two recent new bills that President Joe Biden signed into law protecting the rights of pregnant people and nursing parents. “The Pregnancy Discrimination Act prohibited discrimination against pregnant people, but it did not require reasonable accommodations,” she said, noting that the new legislation goes further.