When: April 22, 2013 from 12 p.m. to 8:00 p.m. (detailed agenda below)

Where: Stanford University – Paul Brest Hall, 555 Salvatierra Walk, Stanford

Registration Site: http://microsoftipsummit.eventbrite.com

American Intellectual Property Law Association (AIPLA), Microsoft and other sponsors are bringing together leading companies and firms from across the country to increase awareness of careers in Intellectual Property (IP), and to share best practices for pursuing a career in this dynamic field of law.

The free event includes a career discussion with lawyers representing a broad range of paths to IP, as well as a panel focused on what firms and companies are doing to support IP law career opportunities for law students from a diversity of backgrounds.

Participants may attend the sessions that work with their schedules, there is no requirement to attend the full day.

The panels will be followed by a networking reception, with food and a hosted bar (21+) for law students, law firms and representatives from all of the participating companies and organizations to foster conversation and interest in our industry.

Attorneys from benefactor firm Kilpatrick Townsend will be in attendance, and attorney Shayne O’Reilly, will be a panelist.