October 20, 2015 Newsletter
In this Issue...
Rena Sera, Golden Gate University
Steven Vong, UC Davis
Victor Ng, University of San Francisco
Tiffany Leung, UC Berkeley
Orrick, Herrington & Sutcliffe LLP
Thursday, October 22, 2015
Thanks to the sponsorship of Foley & Lardner LLP, no fees are required to participate in this program. Pre-registration is required. Please register at: http://www.eventbrite.com/e/meet-the-leaders-eileen-r-ridley-10222015-tickets-18771137979
*Lunch will be provided, compliments of Foley & Lardner LLP.
Saturday, October 24, 2015
Asian Law Alliance is having a free Citizenship Workshop on Saturday, October 24, 2015 from 10am until 5pm.
We are looking for volunteer attorneys and law students to assist with screening clients for eligibility and completing the citizenship and fee waiver forms. Volunteers can sign up for morning shift only or for the entire day.
There is a mandatory volunteer training on Wednesday, October 21 from 6 to 8 PM at Seven Trees Community Center Classroom #2 (3590 Cas Dr. San Jose, CA 95111).
If you are interested in volunteering, please email Judy Lai at email@example.com.
Thursday, October 29, 2015
Please join the Solo and Small Firm Committees of AABA and APABA Silicon Valley for an autumn networking mixer at Barrelhouse, 305 California Dr., Burlingame, California 94010. Solo practitioners and small firm attorneys from all practice areas are invited to network, mingle, and share business cards. The first 25 attendees will also receive a complimentary drink ticket.
Fireside Chat with Dana Rao, VP of Intellectual Property @ Adobe
Thursday, November 5, 2015
The South Asian Bar Association of Northern California, in collaboration with APABA Silicon Valley and Fenwick, is hosting a very exciting event with Dana Rao, Vice President of Intellectual Property & Litigation at Adobe. Mr. Rao will be joining us for a fireside chat on the evening of Thursday, November 5th at the Mountain View office of Fenwick & West. The event will feature an interview of Mr. Rao regarding his experiences as in-house counsel, followed by questions from the audience.
We have a limited number of seats so it is important that you RSVP if you plan to attend. To RSVP please use the following link: https://www.123signup.com/register?id=pvtvg
If you have any questions, feel free to reach out to SABA-NC's Vice President, Anant Pradhan, at firstname.lastname@example.org.
APABA Silicon Valley IP Committee Presents: "Patent Infringement Reasonable Royalty Damages: Apportion the Increment?"
Monday, November 23, 2015
In any patent infringement matter, one of the first questions that must be addressed is: “What is our exposure?” Over the years, this seemingly simple question has proven difficult to answer in view of how differently patent infringement plaintiffs and defendants have approached damages calculations. Although a number of recent Federal Circuit decisions have addressed patent damages calculation methodologies, some significant areas remain unresolved. One such area is highlighted by a recent decision in Good Technology Corp. v. MobileIron Inc. , in which the Court addressed the propriety of a reasonable royalty theory that allocated 100 percent of an accused infringer’s incremental profits to the patentee. The Court’s decision sparked a series of articles on both sides of the issue, and in our presentation, you will hear debate from the articles’ authors and commentary from the expert whose opinion who sparked the debate.
To RSVP, please email the IP Committee at email@example.com.Generously sponsored by Gibson Dunn
Submission Deadline: 5:00PM Monday, November 2, 2015
The Asian Pacific American Bar Association of Silicon Valley (“APABA-SV”) is now accepting submissions from those interested in serving as a 2016 APABA-SV Officer, Board Member, Committee Chair, or Committee Member. General requirements, responsibilities and a list of positions are provided below. Please submit your Statement of Interest by 5:00 pm on Monday, November 2, 2015 to firstname.lastname@example.org. Please note reference code “Nom2016” in the RE line of your e-mail.
Your Statement of Interest (65 words or less) should indicate the position(s) desired, qualifications (prior service/activity with APABA-SV, other bar associations, community work, goals for the position, etc.) and any other relevant information.
If you presently serve as a Board Member, Committee Chair or Committee Member of APABA-SV, you must also submit a Statement of Interest if you would like to return to the same or different position(s).
Officer / Board General Requirements and Responsibilities:
Committee Chair / Member General Requirements and Responsibilities:
*and any other officer(s) deemed appropriate by the Board
*and any other committee(s) deemed appropriate by the Board
Statements of Interest should be submitted to email@example.com. For more information on the Bar Association and its Board, Officers, and committees, please see our website at http://www.apabasv.com. Please send any questions to firstname.lastname@example.org.
For current job postings, please visit the Job Opportunities page on the APABA-SV site.
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