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A culture of growth and equality

Iceland03-06-2020Sarah Morgan

Borghildur Erlingsdóttir, director general of the Icelandic Intellectual Property Office, sees massive opportunities at a time when Iceland’s economy is at a turning point, drawing on its old industries to drive innovation, as she tells Sarah Morgan.

Disability: the hidden stigma

International, Nigeria, UK03-06-2020Sarah Morgan

Diversity initiatives are gaining traction across the legal profession, but one characteristic has been left behind: disability. Disabilities of all kinds are rarely talked about in legal circles, and much less seen. Sarah Morgan investigates what can be done.

Evolving inclusivity— designing a modern platform for success for all

UK02-06-2020Karen Fraser

The categorisation of individuals due to gender, race, ethnicity or sexual orientation doesn’t encourage equality and we should be working harder to inspire both men and women to drive real change, says Karen Fraser of UDL Intellectual Property.

Silicon Valley’s ‘bro culture’: faulty pipeline, or old fashioned misogyny?

02-06-2020Rory O'Neill

The tech industry has started to acknowledge its problem with sexism and diversity, and is publishing more data than ever on its workforce. But is any real progress being made? Rory O’Neill reports.

Career series: Gemma Wooden, EIP

UK02-06-2020Gemma Wooden

After leaving academia in 2012, Gemma Wooden joined EIP as a trainee patent attorney, before becoming a partner earlier this year. Here, Wooden outlines how she helped discover the Higgs boson and her search for a job which offers a peek into the future of technology.

Protecting the entrepreneurial spirit

Finland, Norway, Sweden, Switzerland02-06-2020Sarah Morgan

Becoming an entrepreneur is not an easy route to take. But when you’re an indigenous woman, it can be even tougher. Sarah Morgan interviews bold women about their experiences and the role IP can play in empowerment.

WIPO: The pressing need for equality

International, Switzerland02-06-2020Francis Gurry

As the world deals with the COVID-19 pandemic, increasing diversity and achieving gender equality is even more important, says Francis Gurry, director general of the World Intellectual Property Organization.

Influential Women in IP Class of 2019: Laura Collada

Mexico02-06-2020Laura Collada

Laura Collada, managing partner of Dumont, outlines her path to modernising the Mexican law firm and her diversity efforts.

Melisa Litvin: Finding your own voice

Argentina02-06-2020Melisa Litvin

More women must take leading positions— it will help companies become more flexible and marketable in a global environment. Gender equality should continue to be a driving force in law firms across the world, says Melisa Litvin, founder of Litvin Marzorati Legales.

Stacy Grossman: Doing it for herself—and others

02-06-2020Stacy Grossman

After a career beginning with a dramatic trial and two decades of experience, Stacy Grossman decided to strike out on her own and start a law firm. Here, she talks to Influential Women in IP about the steep learning curve and figuring out how to attract and retain clients.

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