An Entrepreneurs Guide to IP Law


Wednesday, March 4th, 6-8pm

Rady School of Management, MPR 2


Do you have a product or service idea you would like to sell?  Are you interested in starting your own business?  If so, there are certain things you need to know about protecting your intellectual property.  The UC San Diego Entrepreneur Challenge invites you to learn from some of the best IP lawyers in the field.


Attorneys from the San Diego office of DLA Piper, one of the world’s largest legal service providers, have volunteered to give a 1-hour presentation on IP law for entrepreneurs, and then offer brief break-out consultation sessions with groups or individuals.  Dinner will be provided. 


To RSVP, go to:


The UCSD Entrepreneur Challenge is a student-run organization formed to help UCSD students and affiliates formulate and launch their business and product ideas. 


UIS Financial Horizons Conference

 Saturday, March 1, 2008

The Undergraduate Investment Society (UIS) holds its third annual Financial Horizons Conference in two weeks.

Our FREE conference, which takes place at the Price Center, boasts 300+ attendees and professionals from companies like Microsoft, Wells Fargo, and Lehman Bros.  Meals are provided and there are numerous opportunities to network and learn about investing.

Registration is now available at:

Take advantage of the opportunity to sign up because spaces are limited!

We hope you will take part in UIS’ largest event of the year!

UC San Diego Entrepreneur Challenge

Executive Summary Competition Deadline March 9th, 5pm (click here for Guidelines)

Award Payout is Now $17,500

1st Place: $2,500 Cash & $5,000 DLA Piper Services & 2nd-5th: $2,500 DLA Piper Services

It is highly recommended that everyone compete in the Executive Summary Competition that is due on March 9th at 5pm. I repeat, anyone may compete for the prizes being awarded. The winners of the Executive Summary Competition, and there will be 5, will have the opportunity to earn cash, to obtain legal services, to showcase their technologies at the largest Science Festival of the year (San Diego Science Festival at our Entrepreneur Challenge Booth), and to be invited to a classy social networking outing at a La Jolla Music Society event at the Museum of Modern Arts in La Jolla.

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UIS Presents…Bob Lawson!!


Mr. Lawson is a VP of TurboTax Finance (more specifically, the VP of Consumer Tax Group Finance)! He will be sharing his insights and experiences from working in the financial sector of a large software company.


TurboTax offers software for tax preparation and is a part of Intuit.


Intuit Inc. is a provider of business, financial management solutions for businesses, financial institutions, consumers and accounting professionals.


Do not miss out on this great networking and learning opportunity. This cannot be missed.


Who: Bob Lawson

Where: Solis 104

When: 8-9pm, Wednesday, February 4, 2009


Hope to see you there!

Investment Banking Boot Camp at UCSD


February 28-March 1, 2009


The Investment Banking Honors Society will be hosting Wall Street Prep’s financial training seminar at UCSD on the weekend of February 28-March 1, 2009. This intensive 2-day weekend seminar is led by former investment bankers with applied expertise in financial and valuation modeling methodologies, and bridges the gap between academics and the real world to equip students with the hands-on practical financial skills that they will need to excel during the recruiting process and on the job.


How to register: Online at


Cost per student: $199. The $199 enrollment fee represents a 75% discount to the fees that students would pay if they wanted to attend any of WSP’s public seminars.


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Free LSAT Seminar and Pizza

UCSD’s Phi Alpha Delta, in conjunction with Blueprint Test Preparation, is hosting a free LSAT seminar to students interested in applying to law school.  The seminar will discuss techniques for the test, the format of the exam, and where the LSAT fits into law school admissions.  The LSAT is the single most important factor in your application to law school, so don’t miss this free opportunity to maximize your score! (and eat pizza).

Meeting information:

  • Thursday, January 19th
  • Institute of the Americas (next to RIMAC arena)
  • Weaver Center 5:00  – 6:30 PM 

For more information, contact PAD at:

Or contact Blueprint Test Preparation
1-888-4-BP-PREP or

USGBC Student Internship Opportunity

The US Green Building Council – San Diego Chapter is looking for an intern to assist with its Emerging Green Builder Committee! 

Candidate to assist USGBC Executive Director Gary Goodson; Emerging Green Builders Co-Chairs Matt Ellis (CB Richard Ellis-Sustainability Practice Group) & Christian Dick (Swinerton Management & Consulting-Green Consulting Practice) to: