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…
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.
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 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)
Dorian Daley, ChIPs’ first outside director, spoke with Bloomberg’s Big Law Business about increasing gender equality and diversity within the ranks of outside counsel, why she volunteers her time with ChIPs and what she’s gotten out of the Global Summit.
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