June 23, 2022 - MoFo Pro Bono

50th Anniversary of Title IX

June 23, 2022 marks the 50th anniversary of the enactment of Title IX, the federal civil rights law that prohibits sex discrimination in any education program or activity receiving federal financial assistance. The law applies to schools in pre-K through 12th grade as well …›

June 21, 2022 - MoFo Diversity

Morrison Foerster Honored with the Inaugural Outside Counsel Award for Diversity, Equity and Inclusion by Northrop Grumman

Morrison Foerster was recognized with the inaugural Outside Counsel Award for Diversity, Equity and Inclusion by Northrop Grumman. The award reflects MoFo’s commitment to creating a culture that respects and celebrates differences, while providing an inclusive environment where everyone’s contributions are valued. Our lawyers …›

June 17, 2022 - MoFo Diversity

Diversity in Practice: MoFo Celebrates Pride Month

MoFo has long been a frontrunner in advocating for LGBTQ+ equality. Over the years, MoFo has supported LGBTQ+ causes through countless hours of pro bono work and charitable donations to a variety of nonprofit organizations. Internally, the firm promotes equality through diversity and inclusion …›

June 13, 2022 - MoFo Diversity

Partner Spotlight: Joyce Liou

Joyce Liou co-chairs Morrison Foerster’s Trademark Group and is a litigation partner in the firm’s Intellectual Property Group. She engages in a broad intellectual property practice and represents clients from a wide range of fields, including technology, consumer goods, entertainment, pharmaceuticals, food, and agriculture. …›

June 13, 2022 - MoFo Diversity

Faces of MoFo: John Tawadrous

Editors’ Note: As part of our ongoing Faces of MoFo series and in celebration of Pride Month, John Tawadrous, an associate in the firm’s Finance Department, discusses how his experiences affected his desire to practice law and how it served as the foundation for …›

June 9, 2022 - MoFo Diversity

Celebrating Pride Month 2022

MoFo is proud of our LGBTQ+ lawyers and the contributions that they make to the firm and our communities every month of the year, but each June we take time out to celebrate LGBTQ+ history, culture, and politics with presentations and entertainment sponsored by …›

May 11, 2022 - MoFo Diversity

Partner Spotlight: Rudy Y. Kim

Rudy Y. Kim is the chair of Morrison Foerster’s Litigation Department in Palo Alto and a member of the firm’s Diversity Strategy Committee. He has over 20 years of experience representing clients in high-stakes IP and technology related litigation in federal district and appellate …›

May 4, 2022 - MoFo Pro Bono

Patenting with a Purpose: Participant Assistive Products

National Small Business Week celebrates the many entrepreneurs and small businesses that have exuded resilience and strength, especially over the last two years, and who continue to do their part to power our economy with innovative solutions. Participant Assistive Products (“Participant”) is no exception. Registered …›