Tag Archives: law

Constitutional Democracy Meets Same Sex Marriage (5/10)

Ever wondered “How Can One Judge Overturn the ‘Will of the People’“?  Join the Santa Clara University School of Law and the National Center for Lesbian Rights on Tuesday, May 10th, at the Billy DeFrank LGBT Community Center Grand Ballroom from 6:00 – 7:30 p.m. for an informative presentation -  without the legalese – on “the marriage cases” and Proposition 8.  Refreshments and spirited discussion to follow.

More information here and register here.

Join WIPLA Tomorrow (4/5) for a Presentation on Business and Legal Aspects of Lending Against IP

The Women’s Intellectual Property Lawyers Association (WIPLA) is presenting Business and Legal Aspects of Lending Against Intellectual Property tomorrow, April 5th, at Sidley & Austin LLP in Palo Alto from 7:00 – 8:00 p.m.  (Wine and hors d’oeuvres reception starting at 6:00 p.m.).

Speakers Include:   Kathy Conte (Hercules Technology Growth Capital);  Holly Dungan (Silicon Valley Bank);  Kevin O’Hare (Graystone Capital); Pamela J. Martinson (Sidley Austin LLP);  Lawrence E. Heiges (Empire Valuation Consultants LLC).

RSVP with panel moderator Janet R. Walworth (Terra Law LLP) at jwalworth@terra-law.com or 408-299-1225.  Free for WIPLA members/$20 non-members.  Learn more about WIPLA here.