October 27, 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, 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 email@example.com.
APABA Silicon Valley Thanks Its 30th Anniversary Gala Sponsors
Baker Botts LLP
Keker & Van Nest LLP
Alec Y. Chang
Small Firm Sponsors
The Chugh Firm
Esquire Deposition Solutions, LLC
First Republic Bank
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.
APABA-SV Women In Law Committee: Annual Holiday Brunch
Saturday, November 14, 2015
Come join us for some holiday fun and informal discussion about building and maintaining a successful career as a female attorney. Please bring cash/card for your own meal. Dessert is sponsored by APABA-SV!
Free parking is available.
Please click here for the flyer.
APABA Silicon Valley IP Committee Presents: "Patent Infringement Reasonable Royalty Damages: Apportion the Increment?"
Monday, November 23, 2015
The APABA Silicon Valley IP Committee is proud to present the event "Patent Infringement Reasonable Royalty Damages: Apportion the Increment?"
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.
Registration required. RSVP to firstname.lastname@example.org before November 19.
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 email@example.com. 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 firstname.lastname@example.org. 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 email@example.com.
For current job postings, please visit the Job Opportunities page on the APABA-SV site.
Asian Pacific American Bar Association of Silicon Valley
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