It’s Committee Open Season, which means it’s time to update your selections. If you have not already done so, please visit the Committee Center on the AIPLA website (www.aipla.org) and select “Update Committee Selections” on the left hand side to renew your Women in IP Law Committee membership. Committee memberships must now be renewed each year. To login, use your AIPLA member ID and your last name (with initial cap) as password (unless you have previously changed your password). The deadline for making Committee selection changes is January 31, 2015.
Here is a link to an interesting NY Times article about Executive Women Finding Their Voice NY Times Article About Executive Women
The OnRamp Fellowship has expanded to include 15 law firms that are offering more than 80 fellowships in 24 cities across the US for women lawyers who took a break from practicing and want to return to the legal profession. The goal is to give returning women lawyers an opportunity to broaden their legal experience, skills, and contacts while also increasing gender diversity in law firms.