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Jibit Cinar
USC Gould School of Law

Jibit Cinar

Lecturer in Law

699 Exposition Blvd. Los Angeles, CA 90089-0074 USA

Last Updated: January 11, 2023




Jibit Cinar brings 20 years of experience as a skilled litigator to her firm, Cepkinian-Cinar Law, Inc. She is a passionate advocate for employees who have experienced harassment (especially sexual harassment), wrongful termination, retaliation, demotion, violation of leave laws (including the California Family Rights Act and Family Medical Leave Act), violation of California’s wage and hour laws, breach of contract, misclassification and/or discrimination.

Cinar earned her JD at Loyola Law School, where she graduated in 2003. Prior to law school, Cinar earned her BA from the University of California, Los Angeles.

Cinar is a lecturer in law at the USC Gould School of Law, teaching Employment Discrimination Law. She speaks and writes often on important employment topics. She is an active member of the legal community and is a member of many professional organizations, including the Orange County Women Lawyers Association, California Women Lawyers, California Employment Lawyers Association, National Association of Women Business Owners, ProVisors and the Orange County Bar Association. 

FACULTY IN THE NEWS

Bloomberg Tax
January 18, 2023
Re: Michael Simkovic

Michael Simkovic recently discussed how many crypto firms are working to reorganize after the economic market downturns. “Cryptocurrency firms basically have to answer the question, ‘What is the value that they provide that existing financial institutions cannot provide just as well,’” Simkovic said.

RECENT SCHOLARSHIP

Robin Craig
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"Climate Adaptation in the United States," 9 Frontiers in Marine Science, Special Topic: Ocean Governance and Climate Adaptation: Comparing Responses, Charting Future Courses (2022). 

Scott Altman
December, 2022

"Why Parents' Interests Matter," 133 Ethics 271 (Forthcoming 2023).

Jonathan Barnett
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"The China Innovation Challenge," Center for Strategic & International Studies, Washington, D.C., December 9, 2022.