Assistant Professor of Professional Practice
Gita Sharma teaches law-related business courses at the undergraduate and graduate levels. Professor Sharma is an experienced attorney in the areas of ERISA/employee benefits, tax, and employment law. She has worked with leading law and accounting firms, corporations, consulting, and brokerage firms, as well as in public service.
Professor Sharma has served as a contributing author and editor to premier employee benefits publications in the health care and retirement areas. Her primary research interests include healthcare and retirement policy, consumer-driven health care, privacy law, cannabis (marijuana) legalization and the workplace.
RUTGERS ACCOUNTING DIGITAL LIBRARY
Business Law I - Professor Gita Sharma
Business Law II - Professor Gita Sharma
LL.M., New York University (NYU) School of Law
J.D., Albany Law School of Union University
B.A., Russell Sage College
Gita K. Sharma and Vanessa L. Johnson, The Disconnect Between State Laws Regarding Medical Marijuana Legalization and Employee Protections. 40 Quinnipiac L. Rev. 1 (2021).
Gita K. Sharma, The Prudence of Permitting Investment in Employer Stock under Defined Contribution Retirement Plans, 4(2) International Journal of Disclosure and Governance 121 (2007).
Gita K. Sharma, An Overview of U.S. Health Care Reform Proposals and Employer Initiatives, 44(7) Benefits and Compensation Digest (2007).