The Paley Center for Media International Council Summit Conference

November 16, 2015 · Filed Under Events · Comments Off on The Paley Center for Media International Council Summit Conference 
The Paley Center for Media is hosting their annual International Council Summit Conference this week, featuring speakers from AOL, Hearst Corporation, Hulu, 21st Century Fox, Facebook, Sony Pictures, Verizon, and more. The conference agenda can be found here. If you are interested in attending, please email alison.liou@law.columbia.edu.

 

 

SLST Mentor/Mentee Dinner

November 11, 2015 · Filed Under Events · Comments Off on SLST Mentor/Mentee Dinner 
SLST Mentor/Mentee Dinner

Join us for a mentorship dinner–food and spiked milkshakes will be on us!

(For dues-paying members only)

Location: Mel’s Burger Bar

Date: Wednesday, November 11, 2015

Time: 6:30pm – 8:30pm

Fundamentals of Corporate Law Series: Intellectual Property

November 10, 2015 · Filed Under Career Panel, Events, Information Panel · Comments Off on Fundamentals of Corporate Law Series: Intellectual Property 

The Columbia Business & Law Association and the Society for Law, Science and Technology

present

Fundamentals of Corporate Law Series: Intellectual Property

Tuesday, November 10, 12:10pm – 1:10pm

Jerome Greene Hall 102B

Non-pizza lunch will be served.

Please register & submit questions for the panelists here.

CBLA (www.clscbla.com) and SLST are proud to host the Intellectual Property Panel, part of the Fundamentals of Corporate Law Series. The Fundamentals Series is designed to introduce law students to career options in various practice areas in corporate law, including Capital Markets, M&A, Bankruptcy, Investment Management, IP, and Commercial Litigation. 

Our intellectual property panelists have a range of experiences and will provide diverse perspectives on their career paths, what sort of challenges and risks an attorney must assess in intellectual property transactions and litigation, and will discuss the current trends in intellectual property. They will also provide advice for students interested in pursuing careers in this field of law. There will be time at the end of the discussion to ask the speakers questions. Partners from the following firms will attend:

  • Kirkland & Ellis
  • Sidley Austin
  • Weil Gotshal & Manges
  • Debevoise & Plimpton
  • Proskauer Rose

Moderator: Philippa Loengard

We hope you’ll join us!

IP Practice Spotlight: IP Litigation and Patent Prosecution with Morrison & Foerster

November 2, 2015 · Filed Under Career Panel, Events, Information Panel · Comments Off on IP Practice Spotlight: IP Litigation and Patent Prosecution with Morrison & Foerster 

IP Practice Spotlight: IP Litigation and Patent Prosecution with Morrison & Foerster

Join the Society for Law, Science & Technology and renowned IP firm Morrison & Foerster to hear from two partners who have worked together on high profile patent litigation cases: Rich Hung, deputy chair of the IP Litigation Practice, and Peter Yim, head of the Electronics, Software & Telecommunications Patent Prosecution Group.  Mr. Hung and Mr. Yim will discuss their paths to their respective practices and how they work together to bring successful results for their clients.

When: Monday, November 2nd, 12:10-1:10

Where: JG 105

Dino BBQ will be provided. Please log in with LionMail and RSVP.