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IPT Group hosts the ninth annual Women in IP Law CLE luncheon
30 Sep 2015
Region: Americas

IPT Group hosts the ninth annual Women in IP Law CLE luncheon

On September 22, the Intellectual Property and Technology group hosted the ninth annual Women in IP Law CLE Luncheon at the Four Seasons Silicon Valley. The 150 attendees, 70% of whom were in-house counsel and many of whom are leading IP counsel for some of the Bay Area’s largest technology companies, enjoyed a networking opportunity along with a panel discussion about cutting-edge IPT. This year’s topics were “Keeping Ahead of Privacy Issues” and “Navigating the Changing World of Patent Litigation.” The discussion covered subjects such as identifying important privacy and data issues, patent filing trends and changes impacting global patent litigation.

Licia Vaughn (San Diego) led the program. This year’s speakers included The Honorable Marilyn L. Huff (United States District Court Judge for the Southern District of California), Karen McGee (Chief Privacy Officer, LifeLock Inc.), Patricia Wyrod (General Counsel, IPSY.com), Claudia Frost (Houston), Jennifer Kashatus (Washington, DC) and Robynne Sanders (Melbourne)

Other News and Awards

First Minister and leading legal figures in Scotland back LGBT+ workplace equality campaign
18 May 2017
Region: EMEA
DLA Piper's Edinburgh office, led by Iris Network UK Representative Chris Rennie, hosted the launch event for the "#TheseAreOurPrinciples" campaign, a social media campaign promoting LGBT+ equality across the Scottish Legal profession.
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DLA piper supports International Transgender Day of Visibility
20 Apr 2017
Region: EMEA
DLA Piper is proud to have supported International Transgender Day Of Visibility on Friday 31 March.
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