SCHEDULE

Day 1: Thursday, July 20, 2017

12:00 PM - 5:00 PM Registration opens at the USPTO (lobby)
12:30 PM - 1:30 PM
101. Tips & Practice Pointers on Identifying, Evaluating and Handling Insurance Claims & Shifting the Risk
[City Hall 120]
102. Fireside Chat with the Chief Justice – How to Become a Judge – The Making of a CA Supreme Court Justice
[USPTO 1st CA]
Workshop: The Art of Jury Selection (Co-Sponsored by NAPIPA)
[USPTO 2nd AK]
1:30 PM - 2:30 PM
104. Esports: The Next Great Sporting Frontier
[City Hall 119]
105. Legal Ethics and Social Media
[USPTO 1st CA]
Workshop: The Importance of Opening Statements & the Power of Closing Arguments (Co-Sponsored by NAPIPA)
[USPTO 2nd AK]
2:30 PM - 3:30 PM
107. Language Access and Asian Pacific Americans: Progress and Challenges
[City Hall 119]
108. Pathways to the Bench: How to Become a Judge
[USPTO 1st CA]
109. Employment Law Squares - 2017 L&E Hot Topics
[City Hall 120]
Workshop: Get The Jury On Your Side — Tips For Effective Direct and Cross Examinations (Co-Sponsored by NAPIPA)
[USPTO 2nd AK]
3:30 PM - 4:30 PM
110. Navigating Local Law Conflicts to Preserve Attorney-Client Privilege in Cross-Border Matters
[City Hall 119]
111. Artificial Intelligence and Its Impact on the Practice of Law
[City Hall 120]
Workshop: Federal Trial Practice (Co-Sponsored by NAPIPA)
[USPTO 2nd AK]
5:00 PM - 6:00 PM Happy Hour at USPTO ([USPTO 1st CA])
6:00 PM - 8:00 PM Judges Reception at Santa Clara County Superior Courthouse
[Family Justice Center]

Day 2: Friday, July 21, 2017

8:00 AM - 5:00 PM Registration opens at USPTO (lobby)
8:30 AM - 9:30 AM
201. When Provocation Meets Protest...The Free Speech Conundrum on Campus
[City Hall 120]
202. Healthcare Reform Under the Trump Administration
[USPTO 1st CA]
203. Pay Equity: Mind the Gap
[City Hall 119]
9:30 AM - 10:30 AM
204. Effective Use of Joint Defense Arrangements
[USPTO 2nd AK]
205. California Lobby Day: Effective Policy Engagement in the Trump Era
[City Hall 119]
206. Asian American and LGBTQI: Intersectionality Challenges in the Legal Profession
[USPTO 1st CA]
210. The Portrait Project: A Portrait of Asian Americans in the Law
[City Hall 120]
10:30 AM - 11:30 AM
207. An Insider's View of United States of America v. Pacific Gas and Electric Company
[USPTO 1st CA]
208. Diversity and Advancement in Tech
[City Hall 120]
209. Moving into Positions of Leadership at Large Law Firms
[USPTO 2nd AK]
11:00 AM - 2:00 PM Lunch Pickup at Food Trucks
[Front of USPTO - 4th Street]
12:00 PM - 12:15 PM Plenary Remarks
[USPTO 1st CA]
12:15 PM - 1:15 PM Keynote: APIs Climbing the Ladder of Public Service: Challenges and Opportunities
[USPTO 1st CA]
1:30 PM - 2:30 PM
301. Women Who Work It: Business Development Best Practices and Lessons Learned
[City Hall 120]
302. Pathways To Leadership: A Conversation With Four National Bar Association Leaders
[USPTO 1st CA]
303. Transitioning from the Tickler File to the Virtual Office: Effectively Using Technology for a Solo/Small Firm Law Practice
[City Hall 119]
GC Career Path Workshop
[USPTO 2nd AK]
Overview of the Path to the GC Position
2:30 PM - 3:30 PM
304. Presidential Powers At Home and Abroad
[City Hall 120]
305. Cybersecurity Trends: Impacts on Liability, Design, and Policy
[USPTO 1st CA]
306. Risky Business: Banking & Finance Issues in the Growing Legal Marijuana Industry
[City Hall 119]
GC Career Path Workshop
[USPTO 2nd AK]
Nontraditional Paths to the GC Position
[2:30 - 3:00 PM]

Serving as GC of a Public Company
[3:00 - 3:30 PM]
3:30 PM - 4:30 PM
307. New Military Technologies and the Laws of War
[USPTO 2nd NV]
308. Perfect Pitch - Why is Diversity Important?
[City Hall 120]
309. Innovation in FinTech and Dispelling the Myth that Regulations Will Stifle Innovation
[City Hall 119]
GC Career Path Workshop
[USPTO 2nd AK]
Serving as GC of a Privately Owned Company
[3:30 - 4:00 PM]

Serving as GC to a Special Entity
[4:00 - 4:30 PM]
5:00 PM - 6:00 PM Happy Hour at USPTO [USPTO 1st CA]
6:00 PM - 8:00 PM GC Reception at Tech Museum

Day 3: Saturday, July 22, 2017

8:00 AM - 5:00 PM Registration opens at USPTO (lobby)
9:00 AM - 10:00 AM
401. Game-Changing Effects of AIA Trials at the U.S. Patent And Trademark Office
[USPTO 2nd AK]
402. IP Career Management for APA Attorneys: Growing with Business & Technology
[City Hall 120]
403. Protecting Civil Rights in the Trump Era
[City Hall 119]
10:00 AM - 11:00 AM
404. VC’s and GC’s: Addressing Legal Needs at Startups and Finding Opportunities through Investor Connections
[USPTO 2nd AK]
405. Complex Litigation: Win the Business and Win the Case
[City Hall 120]
406. Pursuing Career Paths in the Judiciary
[USPTO 1st CA]
11:00 AM - 12:00 PM
407. The Right to Bear Arms: Rethinking the Second Amendment
[City Hall 119]
408. Bias and Judicial Misconduct
[USPTO 1st CA]
409. Crimmigration 101
[City Hall 120]
12:00 PM and on Social Activity Options: To Be Announced