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  • Trade Secrets in the Life Sciences: How to Protect and Enforce Them

    Exclusive Event for In-House Counsel Only Trade Secrets in the Life Sciences: How to Protect and Enforce Them Many businesses owe their success to a trade secret -- whether it's the secret formula for Coca-Cola, Colonel Sanders’ herbs and spices, or Mrs. Fields’ cookie recipe. Recently, some life sciences subject matter is increasingly being attacked as ineligible for patent protection. This has resulted in pharma, biotech and other life sciences companies looking at trade secret ...

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  • 2018 CCSA Conference

    Procopio is a proud sponsor of the 25th Annual California Charter Schools (CCSA) Conference . Join our Charter School attorneys for one or more of the informative sessions below. If you are attending this year’s conference, make sure to stop by our booth (#1614) to say hello and pick up your copy of the 2018 booklet on charter schools, the “go-to” compendium of laws and regulations! Monday, March 26th, 2018 • 3:00PM - 4:00PM | "Essential Employment Policies From A to Z” | ...

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  • 2018 Aircraft Transactions Update

    The legal landscape for corporate aircraft ownership continues to evolve. What challenges—and opportunities—await in 2018? Join Procopio Aviation Practice Area Co-Leaders Eli Mansour and Sandra Shippey, as well as specialists from Wells Fargo, in San Diego on March 13 for an illuminating discussion on many critical topics, including:  How is the aviation market transforming? What is the latest on California sales and use tax strategies? What should aircraft owners...

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  • U.S. TAX REFORM: WHAT'S AHEAD FOR BIOTECH STARTUPS

    The significant overhaul of the US tax code affects all corporations. The impact on biotech startups extends to company formation, structure of equity compensation, and corporate tax rates. At the same time, San Diego is coming off a strong performance in 2017 for venture capital raised by startups.  Will the changes in the tax code keep the wind at the back of investors, or lure them to other opportunities? Join Procopio Of Counsel David Boatwright and Partner Paul Johnson, as t...

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  • New EU Data Privacy Requirements Are Coming: Are You Ready?

      On May 25, 2018, the European Union will be widely extending its data privacy laws beyond the borders of the EU with the implementation of the General Data Protection Regulation, or GDPR. As a result, your company may find itself under direct EU regulation. The cost of noncompliance is steep, in the tens of millions of Euros. There are numerous ways for any company interacting commercially with the EU to become tripped up in the regulations, from the storage and transmission of dat...

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  • LICENSING FUNDAMENTALS #3: Negotiating a Successful License

    MATERIALS A comprehensive printed workbook and reference materials is included in the price of the admission. OVERVIEW Once you’ve decided which licensing option is right for you/your company, you need to be prepared for the term sheet and license agreement negotiations which will ultimately determine the long-term outcome of the licensing deal. Understanding how to successfully negotiate terms, close the deal and maintain the licensing agreement...

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  • Silicon Valley - 2017 Procopio Labor & Employment Seminar

    You are invited to join Procopio's Labor & Employment Law attorneys for an informative and interactive program focused on the most pressing California employment and labor law issues facing employers today, including: The Ultimate California Employment Law Briefing For Employers Wendy Tucker and Marie Burke Kenny will update attendees on the most significant new California and federal laws and court decisions impacting employers. From recent cases regarding discrimination, harassm...

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  • Negotiating a Life Sciences Technology Agreement: The Do's and Don'ts Part 2

      In-house counsel are invited to join Procopio's Life Sciences Attorney Eli Mansour and the Association of Corporate Counsel-San Diego for a follow-up discussion to Eli's June 13th roundtable discussion of the do's and don'ts of negotiating a life sciences technology agreement. Don't worry, you do not have to have attended the first roundtable to find value in this one! At this roundtable on December 5, we will dig even deeper into the key topics of: Life after Lexmark w...

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  • Licensing Fundamentals #2 - Developing a Successful Licensing Strategy

    OVERVIEW This is the second IP Licensing workshop in a series of 4 sessions for startup founders, startup executives, entrepreneurs, innovators and developers. MATERIALS A comprehensive printed workbook and reference materials is included in the price of the admission. OVERVIEW As an intellectual property owner and a licensor, you can grow your business and ensure a steady stream of additional income and/or funding. As a licensee, you can manufacture, sell, import, export,...

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  • San Diego - 2017 Procopio Labor & Employment Seminar

    Procopio's Annual Labor & Employment Seminar Returns With All-New Expert Panel November 16, 2017! Register now! The seminar will focus on the most pressing California labor law issues facing employers today, including: The Ultimate California Employment Law Briefing For Employers Back by popular demand! Bob Levy and Marie Burke Kenny will update attendees on the most significant new California and federal laws and court decisions impacting employers . From recent cases reg...

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