NEW LEGAL INDUSTRY DIVERSITY & INCLUSION SURVEY GOES BEYOND HEADCOUNT

ChIPs and Diversity Lab Team Up to Measure Inclusion Initiatives in Law Firms SAN FRANCISCO (October 30, 2018) – ChIPs, a nonprofit organization focused on advancing and connecting women in technology, law, and policy, has released the results of their ground-breaking Inclusion Blueprint Survey, a joint initiative…

GUEST POST: LEVERAGING THE ‘ME,TOO’ MOMENT

Starting from the non-controversial presumption that women are no less intelligent or capable than men, one would expect that increased opportunities for women would have fundamentally increased the numbers of women in positions traditionally occupied by men

ChIPs Announces Rachel Krevans Scholarship

ChIPs announced today the launch of the Rachel Krevans Scholarship for women law students interested in a career in intellectual property.

ChIPs established the scholarship in 2018 to honor the memory of Rachel Krevans, a renowned intellectual property litigator at Morrison & Foerster LLP, and to promote diversity in IP, a practice area central to ChIPs’ roots.

ChIPs Co-Founder Michelle Lee Interviewed in Bloomberg Law

The day after she was inducted into the ChIPs Hall of Fame, former Director of the U.S. Patent and Trademark Office Michelle Lee sat down with Bloomberg Law to discuss her new role as a visiting professor at Stanford, where she will teach a course on disruptive technologies, a joint offering of the law and engineering schools, and the critical work that needs to be done to correct the underrepresentation of women in STEM fields.

ChIPs Panel on Cybersecurity Covered in National Law Journal

ChIPs co-founder and board member Noreen Krall appeared on a cybersecurity panel at the 2017 Summit along with FireEye General Counsel Alexa King, United States Associate Attorney General Rachel Brand and Jennifer Morrish of the United Kingdom’s UCHQ. The panel was moderated by Caroline Krass, Gibson, Dunn & Crutcher, the former GC of the CIA. (Photo by Tracey Salazar)

ChIPs ALI Program for High School Girls Completes Its Second Year

Helping the Next Generation of Young Women  Engagement and commitment of our members are two primary reasons for ChIPs’ success. As part of our mission, ChIPs seeks to motivate, train and provide opportunities to the next generation of women leaders exploring careers in technology, law…

“Hidden Figures” Inspires ChIPsters in D.C.

On Monday, February 13, 2017, the East Coast Chapter of ChIPs, along with 21st Century Fox and NTCA, held a free private screening of the film “Hidden Figures” in Washington, DC.   A big thank you to East Coast ChIPs Chapter Co-chairs, Karin Norton and…