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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

DLA Piper becomes first global law firm to march in Leeds Pride parade
8 Aug 2016
Region: EMEA
Colleagues from across our European offices took part in the Leeds Pride 2016 parade, becoming the first global law firm to do so.
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DLA Piper launches Forward to support diversity in Chicago
5 May 2016
Region: Americas
DLA Piper is pleased to announce the launch of Forward, an initiative designed to accelerate the advancement of diverse corporate counsel and other business professionals in the Chicago area.
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