Legal Matters, Ironclad’s Community Newsletter Ed. №9 – Feb. 9, 2019

February 21, 2019 2 min read
Women in Legal Speed Mentoring

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3/7 – Women in Legal Speed Mentoring

In honor of International Women’s Day, and Ironclad are hosting the first-ever Women in Legal Speed Mentoring event at Ironclad HQ on Thursday, March 7th. Participants will have the opportunity to meet women in legal and learn about their unique career paths, successes, and challenges. Breakout groups will spend 15-20 min with each mentor in a Q&A format.

3/14 – To Kill a Patent Troll

Protecting against patent trolls are increasingly a priority for tech companies. Join Kenneth Carter, General Counsel at Bitmovin, Daniel Nazer, Sr. Staff Attorney at the Electronic Frontier Foundation, and Alex Krivit, Legal at Cloudflare, in exploring how companies can win the battle against patent trolls. RSVP here.

Community News

  • Crystal Sumner, Head of Legal and Compliance at Blend, will be speaking on an upcoming Girl Geek X panel for women in fintech. Check it out.
  • Ironclad CEO, Jason Boehmig, and Jess Lee, partner at Sequoia Capital, recently spoke at Saastr on the importance of community at Ironclad.
  • Applications are now open for the second edition of the Netflix Production Legal Lab. Learn more about it here.


2/12 – Community Dinner x Venice

In addition to delighting legal teams, Ironclad is building a community where awesome people in legal can connect face-to-face. Every month we host Community Dinners across the US and on February 12th, we brought together thirty in-house counsel for an intimate networking dinner at Scopa Italian Roots in Venice, CA. Lawyers from companies like Bird, Tongal, Keshet Studio, Oath, Wag Labs, and more were in attendance. Thanks to all who joined us!

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