Law & Tech Opportunities

2015 Loyola Patent Law Interview Program for rising 2Ls and 3Ls

Loyola University Chicago School of Law is hosting the 2015 Patent Law Interview Program on Thursday, July 30 and Friday, July 31 in Chicago, Illinois. This is a nationwide interview program that targets patent law employers, and rising 2L and 3L students. Last year roughly 125 employers, 190 law schools, and 1,500 law students from across the country participated in the program. The program is entirely pre-selected, which means that students submit resumes and transcripts to bid on interviews with the employers they are interested in, and employers then review the materials of the students who bid on them and select the students they wish to interview at the program. Last year, approximately half of the participating students were selected for interviews. Students with undergraduate or graduate degrees in engineering or a technical science should consider registering for the program. You do not need to be patent bar eligible to register, although the vast majority of employers participating in the program are seeking patent bar eligible students. 

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Online student registration for this year’s Patent Law Interview Program will open on Monday, Feb. 9 and will close on Monday, March 9.

At this stage of registration, you will only need to enter some basic information (you will upload your resume and bid on interviews later in the semester). Please note that our school is listed alphabetically as University of California, Berkeley, School of Law on the registration form’s drop down menu of law schools. Berkeley Law will be paying the $35 registration fee for our students, so you will not be charged anything when you register online. Once you have registered, the program staff will communicate with you directly via email to the address that you entered when registering for the program. 

Please direct any questions about the program to Marty Grenhart at mgrenhart@law.berkeley.edu, the Patent Program Liaison for Berkeley Law.

 


 

Spring 2015 BTLJ Student Writing Competition

The Berkeley Technology Law Journal is soliciting entries for our annual student writing competition. We will accept submissions from J.D. candidates on a wide variety of topics at the intersection of law and technology. Deadline is March 9.

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1L Summer Program with Patent Litigation Team at Kilpatrick Townsend

Kilpatrick Townsend is seeking 1L students for a summer associate position to work with our Electronics and Software team in Silicon Valley for the 2015 summer program. Applicants must have backgrounds in Electrical Engineering, Computer Science or Physics. The ideal candidate should have an excellent academic record (top 20%) and demonstrated leadership in an extra-curricular activities. Law Review/Law Journal or Moot Court/Mock Trial experience preferred. Deadline to apply is March 31.

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Summer Legal Intern at Counsyl - 1L preferred

We seek an energetic, highly motivated, and creative problem solver to join our team for a full-time internship during the summer. The candidate will work as part of the legal team, gaining corporate, contract, regulatory and IP experience. Preference for candidates with a science or engineering background or a demonstrated interest in the healthcare field. The candidate will report to the General Counsel and will work closely with members of the Company’s legal team and management on various projects including reviewing and analyzing material agreements and creating transactional forms; however, precise assignments and responsibilities will depend upon the needs of the Company during the course of the candidate’s internship. 

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Law School and Graduate School Sponsored Fellowships

Law and Policy Fellowship

Program Deadline: Open until filled

The ACLU of Northern California (ACLU-NC) invites fellowship applications from third-year law students and recent graduates who are seeking or have secured funding from their schools to work with the Legal-Policy Department. Students willing to work with intensity and focus will find a fellowship at the ACLU-NC a rewarding learning experience. Both litigation and policy fellowships are available for the 2015-2016 year beginning in September 2015. Qualified applicants are enthusiastic, creative, and detail-oriented; have excellent research, writing, and oral communication skills; and, can articulate a commitment to work for social justice and the ideals of the ACLU.

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For more job opportunities for Berkeley Law Students, please visit the Career Development Office’s website.

 


 

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