Coming Up at UW Law

Drawing on the research and legal expertise of the Cannabis Law and Policy Project (CLPP) housed in the UW School of Law, this one day conference will highlight updates and recommendations on regulations governing the commercial and medical marijuana industries. Hosted by CLPP and UW Education Outreach, the agenda will feature speakers from state and local government, industry leaders, scientists, and experts.

June 14, 2016
8:30 a.m. – 4:30 p.m.
William H. Gates Hall

Enjoy an afternoon of delicious food and summer fun at the home of Susan Bevan, ’76, and Tony Daddino. This year’s gathering will mark the 43rd year of the annual New York Salmon BBQ, now at a new location in Greenwich, CT. This is the event of the year for New York alums — don’t miss out on your chance to connect with your fellow Huskies and hear from special UW guests.

June 18, 2016
1 p.m.
Greenwich, CT

The whole family is welcome at the 17th Annual D.C. Salmon BBQ, co-hosted by your DC Dawgs alumni chapter. UW alumni, friends, students and parents are invited to enjoy an afternoon of delicious salmon and family fun at the home of Joe, ’64 and Kathy, ’63, Ryan. Join us for the DC alum event of the year — it’s your chance to connect with your fellow Dawgs, hear from special UW guests and honor the Husky dad in your family.

June 19, 2016
12:30 p.m.
Potomac, MD

The tax rules for international business transactions have changed substantially. Come learn about these changes and their impact on global business at the “Global Business Law Series: Changes in International Tax Rules and their Implications for Global Business.”

July 14, 2016
12:30 – 1 p.m. — Registration
1 – 4:30 p.m. — Program
4:30 – 5:30 p.m. — Reception
Motif Seattle Hotel
Seattle, WA

The CASRIP Summer Institute is the benchmark for intellectual property summer programs in the United States. Designed for patent prosecutors, litigators and managers, participants will learn from other experienced litigators and IP managers as they share their practical experience in developing and defending IP portfolios. Core Summer Institute faculty include former Federal Circuit Chief Judge, Randall R. Rader, Microsoft International Patent Litigator, Andy Culbert, USPTO Solicitor, and many other distinguished professors and litigators.

July 14 – 29, 2016
William H. Gates Hall

Watch the Seattle Mariners take on the Houston Astros with thousands of your fellow Huskies on this special night at Safeco Field. Join us at 5 p.m. for a special law school pre-game party at F.X. McRory's. Food and some drinks provided at this family-friendly venue.

When buying your tickets, make sure to indicate that you are part of the "Law Alum Group" in order to sit with us at the game! Please also RSVP for our law school pre-game party.

July 15, 2016
UW Law Pre-Game Party — 5 – 7 p.m.
Game time — 7:10 p.m.

The Global Innovation Law Summit brings together thought leaders from around the world to discuss the most up-to-date issues confronting innovation economies and aspiring knowledge-based economies. Developed from the renowned CASRIP High Tech Summit, this event builds from that strong network to explore the full range of IP, technology, and creative content legal and policy issues.

To close the summit, The Honorable Maria Pallante, Register of Copyrights and director of the United States Copyright Office, will deliver a keynote address as the 2016 Distinguished Roger L. Shidler Lecturer.

July 22, 2016
9 a.m. – 5:30 p.m.
William H. Gates Hall

Gates Scholars Class of 2016 Announced

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