Newsletter — January 4, 2016

(1) Spring General Body Meeting this Wednesday

On Wednesday, January 6, from 6:00–7:00 PM, we will have our Spring General Body Meeting to go over SIPLA’s agenda, events, and meetings for this semester. We ask that all SIPLA members attend.

The location for the meeting will be emailed out within the next two days. Free pizza and drinks will be available!

(2) SIPLA Spring 2016 Events & Meetings Schedule

1/6/16 – Spring General Body Meeting, 6​:00–​7​:00​ PM​

1/13/16 – Employer Outreach #3, 5​:00–7:30 PM

2/9/16 – Interview Prep #2, 6​:00​–7​:00 ​PM

2/24/16 – Employer Outreach #4, 5​:00–​7:30 PM

3/9/16 – Employer Outreach #5, 5​:00​–7:30 PM

(3) Finnegan Networking Reception – January 28 

Finnegan will be hosting​ its ​annual Attorney/Law Student Networking reception on Thursday, January 28 at 5:30 p.m.​ ​in ​its​ DC office.​ We highly recommend that students attend; particularly if you intend on applying for a 1L summer position with the firm.

(4) Apple Summer Legal Internship Opportunity

​T​he following​ Summer Legal ​Internship opportunity​ at Apple is currently posted on Symplicity:

Intellectual Property & Licensing Group (Job ID: 35975)

​1L ​students are​highly encouraged to apply​ on Symplicity and must do so by 1/29/16.

(5) Morrison & Foerster 1L Summer Job Opportunities

Morrison & Foerster is actively recruiting 1L students for a variety of programs for summer 2016.  All positions are currently listed on Symplicity.

For more information regarding these positions, see the attached bulletins or visit
http://www.mofocareers.com/current-openings/index.html​.​

1L Diversity Fellowship

​Morrison & Foerster will be awarding up to ten fellowships to highly motivated first-year law students who are members of a historically underrepresented racial or ethnic minority group. Fellowship recipients will receive a paid position as a summer associate in a U.S. office following their first year of law school with a guaranteed position as a second year summer associate assuming satisfactory performance. Applications are due​ ​Friday, January 8, 2015.

Two-Summer Patent Program for Patent Strategy & Prosecution

Morrison & Foerster is one of the only large, international, general-practice law firms with a full-service patent strategy & prosecution practice. ​Its unique Two-Summer Patent Program for Patent Strategy & Prosecution is aimed at developing you into the next successful MoFo Patent Prosecutor. Interviews will occur on a rolling basis.

Two-Summer Patent Program for Patent Litigation

Morrison & Foerster’s patent litigation practice is among the best in the nation. ​It​ ha​s​litigated, tried, and won patent cases in key jurisdictions throughout the U.S., and have managed patent litigation cases in courtrooms around the globe.  ​The firm’s unique Two-Summer Patent Program for Patent Litigation is aimed at developing you into the next successful MoFo Patent Litigator. Interviews will occur on a rolling basis.

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