Events List

12/01/2015 - 12/03/2015
Brussels, Belgium
IAPP Europe Data Protection CongressWith the IAPP Europe Data Protection Congress 2015 perfectly timed to arrive with the expected finalization of the proposed regulation, we're planning an unprecedented program to shed light on the current reality and future developments throughout Europe and around the world.
Washington, DC
How to Prepare for and Respond to a Health Data BreachJoin Cooley and AllClear ID for a live data breach response simulation event where you will participate in a rapidly evolving health data breach and crisis response with our team. We will explore how your organization can prepare for and respond to a health data breach in light of recent highly public breaches.
San Francisco, CA and via webcast
Advanced Venture Capital 2015This program provides an in-depth analysis of current market conditions and the changing legal environment, and is geared toward the experienced venture capital practitioner. The faculty of lawyers, venture capitalists and business executives will analyze the legal and business issues relevant to navigating today's evolving venture capital world. Cooley partner Danielle Naftulin will speak at this event.
12/03/2015 - 12/04/2015
Amsterdam, Netherlands
IP Protection for Plant InnovationThis conference brings together professionals from around the world to discuss the most important IP developments in the plant innovation sector. Partner Erich Veitenheimer is speaking at this event.
Boston, MA
Greenlight Fund's An Emerald EveningCooley is sponsoring the GreenLight Fund's Emerald Evening. For those of you new to this event, it is a sponsorship we take on every year and it is one of our most fun social events. It is a celebration of the work the fund is doing for charities focused on learning and education, and it draws a huge crowd from the local startup and VC scene.
San Diego, CA
CyberHive Spotlight Friday Pitch NightIt's that time again. Put it all on the line for your Startup and come pitch us on your killer technology. Individuals and companies will have 3 minutes to pitch with a chance to win prizes and receive real time feedback from like-minded entrepreneurs, technology professionals, judges, mentors and advisors. Food and drinks will be served!
Beijing, China
CIIAI: The Application of Antitrust Law to the Internet and IPNational antitrust authorities in the EU have attacked Amazon and for their use of so-called price parity clauses in their contracts with other sellers. How do such clauses work and how may they damage competition? What are the ramifications for Chinese online sellers? Cooley partner Becket McGrath will be speaking at 11:15 a.m. on the panel "Price Parity Clauses and Their Effect on Competition."
12/06/2015 - 12/08/2015
Coral Gables, FL
Consero Pharmaceutical and Biotech ConferenceCooley is a sponsor of Consero's 2015 IP Forum For Pharmaceuticals and Biotechnology. This event is by invitation only and partner Ellen Scordino is speaking at this event.
12/07/2015 - 12/08/2015
Dallas, TX
Life Science Transparency ReportingAlthough several rounds of transparency reporting have now been completed, inconsistencies in the interpretation and management of data related to financial as well as non-monetary transactions with healthcare professionals continue to plague executives across the life sciences industry as they work to meet unclear and evolving compliance regulations. Executives responsible for the compliant reporting of transparency data will find this meeting of greatest interest, as the program brings together leaders throughout the industry to provide clarification and industry-level discussion on best practices and novel risk-based approaches to reporting. Cooley associate Sarah diFrancesca will be speaking at this event.
New York, NY
Planning Ahead: Best Practices for a Career in LawJoin Cooley attorneys from our New York office to learn about our diversity initiatives, including our 2016 Diversity Fellowship Program. Our Partners, associates, and legal talent staff will also share tips on setting your career path and provide a preview of associate life at a big law firm.
Palo Alto, CA
C100 - 48 Hours in the ValleyCooley is hosting a day of investor / company meetings for the C100 48Hours Event, which connects Canada's most promising startups to Silicon Valley's top mentors, investors and industry executives.
San Francisco, CA
Internet of Things....Changing the FutureMatthew D. Brown will speak on the cyber security panel during PwC's Internet of Things....Changing the Future event.
San Diego, CA
Cooley U Session 4: Series A TermsheetsCooley U is an invitation-only, hands-on instruction program for first time entrepreneurs. Each session will be 90-120 minutes long and feature: Lunch and an opportunity to network with your peers; Instruction by a Cooley partner; and a Q&A with an experienced local Executive and Board member.
12/14/2015 - 12/17/2015
Tel Aviv, Israel
Healthcare Technological InnovationExecutive Program for Biotechnology and Medical Device Entrepreneurs and Managers. Brian Hopkins will be speaking at this event
Boston, MA
MassBIO Holiday BD MixerCooley is hosting the MassBio BD Holiday Mixer. This event will bring together approximately 100 people from the local life sciences BD community for an evening of networking and looking back at the past year's successes.
San Diego, CA
SDVG -PitchFest Dinner 2015Join SDVG for cocktails, dinner, and fun as the voting audience - YOU - decides the winning company at PitchFest 2015. Finalists will make their pitch to this dinner audience, who will cast their votes! This is a fun and entertaining evening filled with San Diego companies including our PitchFest semi-finalists who will all have displays at the event.
San Diego, CA
Year-End Specialty Credit MCLE Workshop | San DiegoWe invite you to join us at Cooley's Specialty Credit MCLE Workshop, a half-day program of MCLE specialty credits in the areas of Substance Abuse, Ethics, and Elimination of Bias. Additional opportunities to earn general credit are also available.
San Francisco, CA
SFIPLA - Patent Practice – Staying Cool When Ethics IssuesJoin SFIPLA for a social mixer and MCLE satisfying your ethics credit needs! (The CLE section of the evening will be from 5:30 PM to 6:30 PM). Are you "that lawyer" – the one who enjoys patent matters because of their complexity? The multiple layers of complexity include the relationships between individuals and corporations, the technologies involved, the different legal doctrines and standards applied in the PTO and the courts, and the global complexity of IP protection. Each new layer adds different ethics issues can heat up. This seminar focuses on recent cases in District Courts and the PTO regarding ethics and professional responsibility including: duty of loyalty (conflicts and disqualification); duty of candor; confidential information in IP cases; duty to supervise; 2013 revisions to the USPTO Code of Professional Conduct and recent USPTO enforcement.
Palo Alto, CA
MCLE Workshop - Palo Alto 2016
Cooley is hosting our annual workshop at our Palo Alto office, featuring both litigation and business tracks. Cooley partners will lead discussions on topics tied to their specific areas of expertise. MCLE specialty credits in the areas of substance abuse, ethics, and elimination of bias will also be offered during the workshop.
Redwood City, CA
Regulatory Roundtable Immersion Series - Session #7Cooley's Regulatory Immersion Roundtable Series is an invitation-only series for senior company executives and investors. It is designed to provide real-life examples and practical tips for addressing the most significant legal and compliance topics relevant to pharmaceutical, biotechnology and medical device companies in late stage development or early commercialization. For more information, contact Ilana Brand.
01/20/2016 - 01/22/2016
Laguna Beach, CA
MN Winter Forum on Real Estate Opportunity & Private Funds Investing 2016Cooley is a sponsor of IMN's 13th Annual Winter Forum on Real Estate Opportunity & Private Fund Investing. The largest event of its kind on the West Coast with a fresh and engaging agenda that offers real estate investors a strategic approach to the current regulatory and investment environment. Cooley partners will be speaking throughout the conference.
San Francisco, CA
MCLE Workshop - San Francisco 2016Cooley is pleased to host this workshop at our San Francisco office. This year the agenda features both litigation and business tracks. Cooley partners will lead discussions on topics tied to their specific areas of expertise.
01/25/2016 - 01/27/2016
Coronado, CA
43rd Annual Securities Regulation InstituteOne of the most visible and highly-regarded securities and corporate law conferences in the
country, the Securities Regulation Institute reaches prominent attorneys from both firm and in-house practices. From boardroom updates to issues impacting  pre-public companies, the Institute delivers practical advice for all attorneys advising corporate clients on the ever-changing world of securities and business law. Cooley partner Charlie Kim will be speaking on a panel at this event on January 25th.
Palo Alto, CA
The New California Fair Pay ActYou are invited to join Cooley's legal experts from our Employment & Labor group for a breakfast briefing on the new California Fair Pay Act, which will go into effect on January 1, 2016. According to its supporters, the Act will impose the most stringent requirements for gender pay equity in the country. In this briefing, we will cover these ground–breaking changes to California's existing Equal Pay Act and we will provide you with practical guidance for complying with the law and reducing your legal risk.

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