Sep 28: Lunch & Learn - HOT Careers in Intellectual Property Law

HOT Careers in Intellectual Property Law

Tuesday, September 28 from 12-1:15 pm in Room 524.  

Interested in a career in Intellectual Property Law (IP)? What is IP?  How do I get started? Do I have to have a technical background?  What are the current market trends for a career in IP? Come meet and hear from industry experts from the private and public sectors with backgrounds in trademark, copyright, licensing, and patent prosecution during your lunch hour. Learn how law students can prepare for a career in IP during and after law school.

Panelists:

Josh Kaufman, Partner and head of Venable’s Copyright & Licensing Practice Group, WCL Adjunct Professor

Carolyn Wimbly-Martin, Of Counsel at Lutzker & Lutzker, licensing, acquisitions and transactional matters for leading media companies;   WCL Adjunct Professor

Vaishali Udupa, Associate at Jones Day, patent prosecution, WCL alumna

Kery Fries, Senior Legal Advisor for the Office of Patent Legal Administration and the Office of the Deputy Commissioner for Patent Examination Policy at the USPTO