Notes + News

South Florida's Community Service Event 

On November 17th, the Women in IP Committee supported the memories of departed loved ones by participating as a team in the 2018 Palm Beach Heart Walk.  The team officially had 66 members, with over 80 people, (family, friends, colleagues) young and old, all walking with the committee on the beautiful day.  The team collected a total of $8291 for the American Heart Association.  A special thank you goes to the sponsors, Fox Rothschild LLP and Palm Realty of Port St. Lucie, who’s financial contributions provided T-shirts to the team members.

Atlanta Georgia's Community Service Event

Troutman Sanders’ Atlanta IP team hosted AIPLA’s Women in IP Law Committee’s annual community service event at Covenant House Georgia, a shelter for homeless and trafficked youth.  Eleven volunteers from Troutman Sanders, along with women attorneys from Acuity Brand Lighting, Ciner Resources, Notio Law Group and Southern Company, presented an interactive workshop on workforce readiness and served a hot lunch to the youth.  Volunteers also donated professional clothing to help ensure the youth are prepared for job interviews.