Events List

08/30/2016
San Diego, CA
Cooley U Session 3: A Director's Role in M&A Transactions"Cooley U" is an invitation-only, hands-on instruction program for first-time board members and entrepreneurs. Entrepreneurs have few resources to learn the basics of how to form, organize and manage a board. The program is designed for the first-time entrepreneur or board member who would like to become more knowledgeable about both the legal and practical issues involved in board membership.
08/31/2016
Webinar
Comp Talks Proxy Season Rundown - Scrutinizing 2016 to Improve 2017With the 2016 proxy season behind most of us, it is time to analyze what happened in 2016 and what we can learn from it as we head into 2017. As companies gear up for off-season stockholder engagement and year-end compensation decisions, we will present an overview of the 2016 proxy season's developments and trends, and identify and discuss the key issues to consider going forward.
09/07/2016 - 09/10/2016
Chicago, IL
HNBA Annual Convention 2016HNBA is a not-for-profit, nonpartisan national membership organization that represents the interests of Hispanic legal professionals in the United States and its territories. They are committed to advocacy on issues of importance to the 54 million people of Hispanic heritage living in the U.S. This year's convention is themed "Empowering Leaders," and will focus on Latinos who are leading and who will lead this great nation in the future. Cooley is an Amigo sponsor of this event.
09/08/2016
San Diego, CA
San Diego Venture Group 14th Annual Venture SummitCooley is a sponsor of the SDVG Venture Summit 2016. Join Cooley and SDVG on September 8th for the San Diego Venture Group 14th Annual Venture Summit! SDVG's Venture Summit is the largest annual gathering of VCs outside of Silicon Valley.
09/08/2016
San Diego, CA
BEDC - Employment Aspects of the New Federal Trade Secrets LawShannon Sorrells and Linh Nguyen from Cooley's Employment & Labor group will be presenting a briefing on the new Federal Defend Trade Secrets Act which went into effect on May 11, 2016 for the BEDC. The Act provides employers with some important new tools for protecting trade secrets and obtaining relief when trade secrets are stolen. It also provides limited immunity from liability for whistleblowers who disclose trade secrets to the government or in a lawsuit alleging retaliation by an employer, and requires employers to notify employees and independent contractors of these protections. They will cover action steps for human resources professionals, including how to meet the Act's notice requirements, and how the Act may impact employer's onboarding and employee departure procedures. Invitation only event.
09/09/2016
Webcast
PLI's Antitrust Challenges to Settlements of Patent LitigationCooley lawyers Howard Morse and Megan Browdie will speak at PLI's Antitrust Challenges to Settlements of Patent Litigation webcast.
09/12/2016 - 09/13/2016
Hayes, United Kingdom
3rd Precision Medicine CongressCooley is proud to sponsor the 3rd Annual Precision Medicine Congress. The meeting is part of a successful Drug Discovery series which includes innovative meetings on the Human Microbiome, Synthetic Biology, Digital Pathology and more...
09/13/2016 - 09/14/2016
Denver, CO
Growth Capital in the Rockies 2016Growth Capital in the Rockies (GCIR) is looking forward to another one of a kind conference in 2016! Now in its second year, we're expanding our reach beyond the Rocky Mountain region. We are committed to providing our attendees with opportunities to network and drive growth both regionally and nationally.
09/13/2016
Webinar
The Impact of Data Security in the Internet of Things - GDPR, EU-US Privacy Sheild & BrexitRegister for this LIVE webinar to hear Sarah Pearce, partner at Cooley London discuss the Impact of Data Security in the Internet of Things — GDPR, EU-US Privacy Shield & Brexit.
09/14/2016 - 09/15/2016
Redwood City, CA
GSVlabs Pioneer SummitCooley is proud to sponsor the GSVlabs Pioneer Summit, an annual gathering of the people building the Global Silicon Valley and changing the world for good. The event curates a balanced blend of founders and CEOs from leading venture-backed startups, investors from top firms, and innovation executives from global technology companies to catalyze the next generation of transformative companies.
09/14/2016
New York, NY
Wharton Alumni Angel Network (WAAN)Cooley is hosting the Wharton Alumni Angel Network (WAAN) monthly event. Contact Tiffany Loyola for more details.
09/14/2016
New York, NY
MIP Life Sciences Forum 2016Cooley is a sponsor of Managing Intellectual Property's 2016 Life Sciences Forum. Cooley lawyers Janet Cullum and Karen Won will present a panel "Pharmaceutical Branding: Navigating the Processes and Pitfalls".
09/14/2016
Boston, MA
Anatomy of a Unicorn: Metrics for GrowthCooley is proud to sponsor Anatomy of a Unicorn: Metrics for Growth alongside The Capital Network.
09/15/2016 - 09/18/2016
New York, NY
National Conference of Judges of Color: Just the Beginning - A Pipeline Organization National ConferenceCooley is a Gold Sponsor of the National Conference of Judges of Color scheduled for September 15-18, 2016 in New York City. The conference supports pipeline programs for young people, and this year will be honoring the 50th anniversary of Constance Baker Motley's appointment to the federal bench. More than 100 federal judges from around the country participate alongside attorneys of color from national law firms.
09/15/2016
San Francisco, CA
Annual Western M&A/Private Equity ForumCooley is a proud sponsor of The Annual Western M&A/Private Equity forum. The forum is the premier event for current trends and developments in the West Coast middle market. This forum brings together deal makers, transactional attorneys, entrepreneurs, bankers and industry professionals.
09/17/2016
San Diego, CA
2016 San Diego Heart & Stroke WalkCooley is a proud sponsor of the 2016 San Diego Heart & Stroke Walk.
09/18/2016 - 09/20/2016
Old Saybrook, CT
BCI's 2016 Credit SummitCooley is proud to sponsor the 2016 BCI Credit Summit, BCI's premier educational and networking event for credit professionals.
09/19/2016
Webcast
Knowledge Congress Webcast: The Defend Trade Secrets Act (DTSA) of 2016: Impacts and Implications to Trade Secret Owners UncoveredCooley lawyer Adam Gershenson will be speaking during The Knowledge Congress webcast series and provide an overview of the Defend Trade Secrets Act.
09/21/2016
Chicago, IL
Best Law Firms for Women Awards LuncheonAs a designated 2016 Best Law Firm for Women, a representative from Cooley will accept our award at the Working Mother Flex-Time Lawyers Gala Awards Luncheon. During the luncheon program, attendees will network among peers and General Counsel from the Working Mother Best Companies and share best practices.
09/21/2016 - 09/23/2016
La Jolla, CA
26th Annual Private Equity CFO ConferenceJoin Venture Capital & Private Equity finance, operations and compliance professionals from around the globe for two days of targeted educational sessions with industry experts. Participation in this event qualifies for 10.5 CPE credits. Cooley is a platinum sponsor of the conference and several partners will hold panel discussions throughout the conference on a range of topics.
09/22/2016
San Diego, CA
San Diego Volunteer Lawyer Program Justice for All CelebrationCooley is proud to sponsor the SD Volunteer Lawyer Program's "Justice for All Awards Celebration" honoring San Diego individuals and law firms who are committed to helping others by providing pro bono legal services to the San Diego community.
09/22/2016
San Francisco, CA
Legal Aid Society - Employment Law Center 100th Anniversary GalaCooley is proud to sponsor the Legal Aid Society Employment Law Center 100th Anniversary Gala.
09/23/2016
Santa Clara, CA
Asian Pacific American Bar Association of Silicon Valley's Annual Awards Gala
Cooley is a sponsor of the Asian Pacific American Bar Association of Silicon Valley's Annual Awards Gala. The yearly event provides networking opportunities among bar association members, as well as funds the scholarships and internships of the APABA-SV.
09/24/2016
Boston, MA
Esplanade Association: Moondance Gala 2016Cooley supports the work of the The Esplanade Association which enhances the Boston Esplanade. As a sponsor of the Moondance Gala, we hope to further the work this group does.
09/28/2016
Webcast
Knowledge Congress Webcast: Latest Developments and Enforcement Initiatives in Securities and Shareholder LitigationCooley lawyer, Sarah Lightdale will be speaking during The Knowledge Congress webcast series and will provide an update on the latest developments and enforcement initiatives in Securities and Shareholder litigation.
09/28/2016
New York, NY
PLI's Antitrust Counseling & Compliance 2016Cooley partner Howard Morse is the chair of this Practicing Law Institute event.
09/28/2016
Webinar
Knowledge Congress Webcast: Latest Developments and Enforcement Initiatives in Securities and Shareholder LitigationCooley lawyer Sarah Lightdale will be speaking during The Knowledge Congress webcast series and provide an update on the latest developments and enforcement initiatives in Securities and Shareholder Litigation.
09/29/2016
New York, NY
19th Annual iRelaunch Return-to-Work Conference
The iRelaunch Return-to-Work Conference in New York City is the largest and longest-running dedicated career reentry event in the United States. The Conference brings together high-caliber, primarily female, professionals seeking to return to the workforce with employer sponsors interested in recruiting them. It is the leading external source of candidates for the major Wall Street reentry internship programs. Cooley attorney Jessie Jamar is speaking on the "Relaunching in Law" panel at the 19th Annual iRelaunch Return-to-Work Conference.
09/29/2016
London, United Kingdom
Investor AllStars Awards DinnerInvestor Allstars has been crowned the "Oscars" and "Must Attend" event for the European Entrepreneurial and Investor Community. The event seeks to ENERGIZE and celebrate the successes of the European entrepreneurial ecosystem and draw attention to the risk takers and CEOs who are creating the global winners of tomorrow. For more information, please contact Tatiana Hely Hutchinson.
10/04/2016 - 10/05/2016
London, United Kingdom
Women in Compliance Conference 2016Cooley is proud to sponsor and participate in the 2016 Women in Compliance Conference. Cooley partner, Louise Delahunty will speak at the conference.
10/06/2016
New York, NY
2016 Life Sciences IPO BootcampIn the ever-changing landscape of the life sciences industry, emerging companies constantly seek avenues to finance their scientific innovation. While the IPO liquidity event continues to be the preferred path for founders and management interested in maintaining control of their companies, the road to IPO can be a difficult path if you lack the proper guidance and education.
10/13/2016
Webcast
Knowledge Congress Webcast: the Evolving Judicial and Regulatory Landscape of Biometrics LitigationCooley lawyer Bethany Lobo will speak during this Knowledge Congress Webcast.
10/13/2016
McLean, VA
HR Network 2016 - Mid-AtlanticYou are invited to join Cooley's legal experts from our Employment & Labor and Compensation & Benefits groups for HR Network 2016, a seminar featuring practical solutions for human resources challenges in a dynamic employment environment.
10/18/2016
Redwood City, CA
Regulatory Roundtable Immersion Series SessionCooley's Regulatory Roundtable Immersion Series is an invitation-only series for senior company executives and investors. It is designed to provide real-life examples and practical tips for addressing the most significant legal and compliance topics relevant to pharmaceutical, biotechnology and medical device companies in late stage development or early commercialization.
10/20/2016
Webinar
Antitrust Enforcement for Pay-For-Delay Settlements: 2016 PerspectiveReverse payment settlements, also known as pay-for-delay agreements, allow branded pharmaceutical companies to pay a potential patent infringer or generic competitor to delay its entry into the pharmaceutical market. This LIVE webcast will provide the audience with an in-depth analysis of the fundamentals and developments with regards to the Antitrust Enforcement for Pay-For-Delay Settlements.
10/20/2016
New York, NY
Wharton Alumni Angel Network (WAAN)Cooley is hosting the Wharton Alumni Angel Network (WAAN) monthly event. Contact Tiffany Loyola for more details.
10/25/2016
Redwood City, CA
HR Network 2016 - Bay AreaYou are invited to join Cooley's legal experts from our Employment & Labor and Compensation & Benefits groups for HR Network 2016, a seminar featuring practical solutions for human resources challenges in a dynamic employment environment.
10/28/2016 - 11/01/2016
Budapest, Hungary
60th UIA Congress - BudapestBecket McGrath will be speaking at the International Association of Lawyers Congress based in Hungary, bringing together over 1000 lawyers from 70 different countries.
11/02/2016 - 11/06/2016
San Diego, CA
National Asian Pacific American Bar Association (NAPABA) 2016 ConventionCooley is proud to sponsor the 2016 Convention of the National Asian Pacific American Bar Association (NAPABA). Cooley lawyers will attend this annual gathering of Asian Pacific American attorneys, judges, law professors, and law students. NAPABA represents the interests of over 50,000 attorneys and over 75 state and local Asian Pacific American bar associations.
11/09/2016
Denver, CO
Colorado Technology Association APEX Awards 2016Cooley is proud to sponsor the 2016 APEX Awards presented by the Colorado Technology Association.
11/10/2016
San Diego, CA
HR Network 2016 - San DiegoYou are invited to join Cooley's legal experts from our Employment & Labor and Compensation & Benefits groups for HR Network 2016, a seminar featuring practical solutions for human resources challenges in a dynamic employment environment.
11/15/2016 - 11/17/2016
Hong Kong, China
AVCJ Private Equity and Venture Forum - Hong Kong 2016The AVCJ Forum is the leading private equity and venture capital event in Asia. For 29 consecutive years, the AVCJ Forum has been the chosen platform where private equity's leading figures share their views on the Global and Asian market, debate their predictions and set the trends that shape the future of investments in the industry. Attended by a thousand senior delegates, the AVCJ Forum is the center of a weeklong ecosystem of investor meetings, VIP dinners and other high-level networking events that are supported by the biggest and most influential firms in the alternative assets industry. Cooley is a sponsor of the event and partners from our Shanghai office and fund formation practice will be speaking at the event.
11/15/2016
New York, NY
Wharton Alumni Angel Network (WAAN)Cooley is hosting the Wharton Alumni Angel Network (WAAN) monthly event. Contact Tiffany Loyola for more details.
11/17/2016
Hong Kong
Cooley China Workshop FUNDS - Hong KongJoin us for our annual seminar series aimed at CFOs, controllers, in-house counsel and administrative managing directors of private equity and venture capital firms doing business in China. A team of senior Cooley lawyers specializing in fund formation, investments, taxation and regulatory matters will address current legal, tax and regulatory issues facing China funds. This event is complimentary to attend and includes all training sessions, a luncheon following the event, and plenty of time to network with fellow professionals, lawyers from Cooley and representatives from sponsor HKPEFA. In order to encourage participation and time for questions, these sessions are limited in size.
12/07/2016
New York, NY
Wharton Alumni Angel Network (WAAN)Cooley is hosting the Wharton Alumni Angel Network (WAAN) monthly event. Contact Tiffany Loyola for more details.

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