2008 Foreign Lawyers Reception a Huge Success!

Our Foreign Lawyers Reception, which took place on Thursday, October 30, 2008 from 5:30 p.m. to 7:30 p.m. at the Seattle offices of Williams Kastner, was a tremendous success. Keynote Speaker Joel Benoliel, Senior Vice President for Legal and Administration and Chief Legal Officer for Costco, was a very engaging and informative speaker who enthralled…

November 5, 2008: Mini CLE

Trademarks: An International Perspective – A Comparative Analysis of U.S. & European Union Trademark Laws This CLE provides and excellent entry point and introduction to this growing area of law.  Attendees will gain a basic understanding of U.S. and E.U. Trademark Laws, registration of U.S. trademarks in International Jurisdictions, and an overview of various international…

November 5, 2008: Mini CLE

Trademarks: An International Perspective – A Comparative Analysis of U.S. & European Union Trademark Laws This CLE provides and excellent entry point and introduction to this growing area of law.  Attendees will gain a basic understanding of U.S. and E.U. Trademark Laws, registration of U.S. trademarks in International Jurisdictions, and an overview of various international…

ONLY ONE WEEK AWAY: EU CLE – Protecting Business Information

The International Practice Section of the Washington State Bar Association cordially invites you to attend the presentation:Protecting Business Information: A Comparative Analysis of the U.K. & U.S. Laws Speakers: Jon Heuvel (Penningtons’ Solicitors LLP employment team) and David Rice (Miller Nash’s government affairs practice group) As globalization increases, more and more U.S companies are engaging…

2008 Foreign Lawyers Reception

Join us for this fantastic Foreign Lawyers Reception (local attorneys are of course welcome). Keynote Speaker:Joel Benoliel – Senior Vice President for Legal and Administration and Chief Legal Officer for Costco (see bio below).When:Thursday, October 30, 20085:30 p.m. to 7:30 p.m.Where:Williams Kastner601 Union Street, Suite 4100Two Union SquareSeattle, WA 98101 www.williamskastner.com How to Register: There…

ONLY ONE WEEK AWAY: EU CLE – Protecting Business Information

The International Practice Section of the Washington State Bar Association cordially invites you to attend the presentation:Protecting Business Information: A Comparative Analysis of the U.K. & U.S. Laws Speakers: Jon Heuvel (Penningtons’ Solicitors LLP employment team) and David Rice (Miller Nash’s government affairs practice group) As globalization increases, more and more U.S companies are engaging…

2008 Foreign Lawyers Reception

Join us for this fantastic Foreign Lawyers Reception (local attorneys are of course welcome). Keynote Speaker:Joel Benoliel – Senior Vice President for Legal and Administration and Chief Legal Officer for Costco (see bio below).When:Thursday, October 30, 20085:30 p.m. to 7:30 p.m.Where:Williams Kastner601 Union Street, Suite 4100Two Union SquareSeattle, WA 98101 www.williamskastner.com How to Register: There…

IPS EC Member Named Delegate to International Law Council

Our IPS Executive Committee Member, Randy Aliment, has been selected as one of four American Bar Association delegates to the Council of the UIA International Association of Lawyers, which is headquarted in Paris. For more information, see the following link: http://biz.yahoo.com/bw/080930/20080930006544.html?.v=1 Congratulations, Randy!

The Gavel Welcomes it’s Newest SLC!

As we bid a fond farewell to Tracy, our outgoing SLC, we welcome Mr. Braden Pence, our new Student Liaison Correspondent for 2008-2009, is a 2L at Seattle University , where he is an officer in the Moot Court Board, the Student Bar Association, and the International Law Society. He is focusing on international trade…

IPS EC Member Named Delegate to International Law Council

Our IPS Executive Committee Member, Randy Aliment, has been selected as one of four American Bar Association delegates to the Council of the UIA International Association of Lawyers, which is headquarted in Paris. For more information, see the following link: http://biz.yahoo.com/bw/080930/20080930006544.html?.v=1 Congratulations, Randy!