Date(s) - 09/16/2016 - 09/18/2016
The Lodge at Sonoma
SFIPLA Annual Seminar at the Lodge in Sonoma
September 16-18, 2016
The SFIPLA annual seminar provides three days of networking, learning and relaxation for IP professionals and their families.
This year, the seminar will move to the beautiful Lodge at Sonoma, and will be held in September.
The cost of registration includes your seminar attendance fee, lodging Friday and Saturday night at the hotel, networking receptions Friday and Saturday night, a banquet dinner on Saturday, and breakfast and coffee/tea breaks on Saturday and Sunday. The “Newly Admitted Attorneys” registration price includes seminar attendance on Saturday and Sunday only. Please take note that Friday dinner and Saturday/Sunday lunch will not be included. CLE provided for all educational sessions.
Hon. Jim Donato, District Judge, Northern District of California
Hon. Paul Grewal, former Magistrate Judge, Northern District of California, and current Vice President and Deputy General Counsel for Worldwide Litigation at Facebook
Hon. Beverly O’Connell, District Judge, Central District of California
John Cabeca, Director of the USPTO’s Silicon Valley Office
Bob Stoll, former USPTO Commissioner of Patents; Partner and Co-Chair of the Intellectual Property Group at Drinker Biddle & Reath LLP
Sally M. Abel, Partner and Chair of the Trademark Group at Fenwick & West LLP
Michelle Galloway, Of Counsel at Cooley LLP and Lecturer in Law at Stanford Law School and Santa Clara Law School
Prof. Marc Greenberg, Professor of Law and Founding Director of the IP Law Program at Golden Gate University School of Law
Michael Carlson, Assistant General Counsel & Director, Litigation at VMware
Alica Del Valle, Senior IP & Marketing Counsel at Airbnb
Kevin Mack, Senior Legal Director & Assistant Chief Patent Counsel at Dolby
Simone Katz-O’Neill, Senior Staff Attorney at Delicato Family Vineyards
Kirupa Pushparaj, Director, Intellectual Property at Square
SPONSORSHIP OPPORTUNITIES FOR THE ANNUAL SEMINAR