What Can Be Patented? Current Trends in the Law of Patentability

Wednesday, May 20, 2015
12:15 p.m. – 1:15 p.m.

In recent years, the Supreme Court has handed down major decisions changing what constitutes a patent-eligible innovation. This class will update legal practitioners, entrepreneurs and anyone curious about the subject on how the courts continue to alter and refine the answer to the question, “What can be patented?”

Class covers:

  • Current requirements for patentability
  • Judicially-created exceptions to eligibility
  • Interpretations and guidelines from the U.S. Patent & Trademark Office
  • Updates on the latest case law developments

Earn 1 hour general MCLE credit

Registration fee: $35
Non-refundable, payment reserves spot
Boxed lunch and reduced-rate parking options available during registration

Presented by Jenne Relucio:
Jenne Relucio is a registered U.S. patent agent with her Ph.D. in Molecular and Cellular Biology from Stony Brook University and her J.D. from Michigan State University College of Law. She has worked previously at large tech companies and in academia, and is currently a Bridge-to-Practice Legal Intern with LA Law Library

 

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Writing Effectively for Judicial Eyes

Wednesday, June 17
12:15 p.m. – 1:15 p.m.

Offering practical guidance for creating polished points and authorities, memoranda, demand letters and other legal documents, this training will provide tips and information designed to present law students and new attorneys with best practices for effective advocacy writing and avoidance of common mistakes in legal writing.

Presented by:
Judge Bruce Iwasaki

Registration fees: Free
Registration reserves spot

No legal advice:
LA Law Library does not provide legal advice. LA Law Library provides legal resources and assistance with legal research as an educational service. The Law Library is pleased to offer our patrons the opportunity to obtain assistance from third party legal service providers at this and other events within the Library. However, the Library does not control and is not responsible for the content or scope of any assistance given by those providers.

Last Updated: Thursday, 02 April 2015 14:25

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How Pro Bono Work Can Build Strong Legal Skills

Wednesday, June 10
12:15 p.m. – 1:15 p.m.

Law clerks and associates often seek to combine their desire to serve indigent clients with their need to develop strong legal skills. This training provides insights into the types of pro bono opportunities that help law clerks and new attorneys develop strong advocacy skills, particularly litigation and negotiation skills.

Presented by:

  • Stacy Horth-Neubert, Skadden Arps
  • Additional panelists to be announced

Registration fees: Free
Registration reserves spot

No legal advice:
LA Law Library does not provide legal advice. LA Law Library provides legal resources and assistance with legal research as an educational service. The Law Library is pleased to offer our patrons the opportunity to obtain assistance from third party legal service providers at this and other events within the Library. However, the Library does not control and is not responsible for the content or scope of any assistance given by those providers.

Last Updated: Thursday, 16 April 2015 14:03

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MCLE: Crime & Culture: How Culture Comes Into Play During the Prosecution and Defense of a Criminal Case

Thursday, May 7, 2015
6:30 p.m. — 1:15 p.m.

Join criminal law experts including Judge Debra Sanchez, Bruce Brody of the Alternate Public Defender’s Office and Michele Anderson of the Los Angeles City Attorney’s Office as they discuss the influence of culture during each step of a criminal case. The discussion will include each phase of a case from arraignment through to trial and sentencing.

Class covers:

  • How to prevent bias against defendants from minority cultures
  • How cultural beliefs and values can affect jury selection
  • The impact of culture on trial and sentencing

Presented by:
Iranian American Lawyers Association

Earn 1.0 hour Elimination of Bias MCLE credit

Registration fees: $60 for the dinner and the class
Non-refundable payment reserves seat

No legal advice:
LA Law Library does not provide legal advice. LA Law Library provides legal resources and assistance with legal research as an educational service. The Law Library is pleased to offer our patrons the opportunity to obtain assistance from third party legal service providers at this and other events within the Library. However, the Library does not control and is not responsible for the content or scope of any assistance given by those providers.

Last Updated: Friday, 24 April 2015 12:34

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Get All 10 Export U Classes and Save $50!

Join the LA Law Library as it hosts the District Export Council of Southern California and the Port of Los Angeles Trade Connect in a ten-part training series. This offer is good through March 5, 2015.    

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LA Law Library does not provide legal advice: 
LA Law Library provides legal resources and assistance with legal research as an educational service. The Law Library is pleased to offer our patrons the opportunity to obtain assistance from third party legal service providers at this and other events within the Library. However, the Library does not control and is not responsible for the content or scope of any assistance given by those providers.

Registration fee: $200 
Nonrefundable, payment reserves spot.
All sessions are approved for 3 CES Credits. CES Credits are administrated through NCBFAA Educational Institute (NEI).
Parking offered with regisrations. Light refreshments provided.

*Attendees must park at 108 N. Hill Street, at Hill & 1st Streets, directly across from the Stanley Mosk Courthouse to get free parking.

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