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Managing IP's International Women's Leadership Forum

King & Spalding’s Women in IP group is proud to once again serve as a sponsor of the Managing IP’s International Women’s Leadership Forum scheduled for June 8, 2017 at Convene Times Square in New York.

Our Women in IP partners Peg Brivanlou, Jennifer Burdman and senior associate Abby Parsons will facilitate the Forum’s panel on The Influence of IP in the Life Sciences Industry and cover the following topics:

  • Current concerns and challenges
  • Top 5 case studies from 2016
  • How the developing regulatory framework impacts IP in in this industry

The Forum will focus on IP developments in the U.S. and globally and examines best practice and innovation around leadership, networking and business development. It will feature leading general counsel and IP counsel who will share their thoughts and insights with the audience.

This is an inclusive event, welcoming those just starting their careers, associates and partners, legal counsel through to senior in-house counsel, women as well as men. The Forum aims to support the advancement of women counsel through a one-day program designed to address professional development as well as issues in the current IP landscape.