Mid-Year in Review: Trademarks, Patents, Trade Secrets and Copyrights

May 15, 2020 2:00 PM to 3:30 PM


Virtual - all times are eastern daylight time


90 Minutes of MCLE


Mid-Year in Review (Trademark)
Ted Davis, Kilpatrick Townsend & Stockton LLP, Atlanta, GA 

Mid-Year in Review (Patents)
Derrick Pizarro, Pizarro Allen, San Antonio, TX

Mid-Year in Review (Trade Secret)

Rudy Fink, McKool Smith, Dallas, TX  

Mid-Year in Review (Copyright)
Naomi Gray, Shades of Gray Law Group, P.C., Mill Valley, CA  

Moderated by: Shannon Bates of Harper Bates and Champion, LLP, Dallas, TX


  • Pizarro, Derrick200 Pizarro, Derrick A.

    Pizarro Allen, PC | Shareholder, Registered Patent Attorney

    Derrick A. Pizarro focuses his law practice on intellectual property and technology issues. For nearly two decades, he has assisted clients in buying, selling, developing and licensing software, hardware and related services.
  • Gray Photo copy Gray, Naomi Jane

    Shades of Gray Law Group, PC | Principal

    Naomi Jane Gray is a principal in the law firm Shades of Gray Law Group, PC.
  • Fink Photo Fink, Rudy

    McKool Smith | Associate

    Rudolph “Rudy” Fink IV is an associate in McKool Smith's Dallas office.
  • Davis, Theodore

    Kilpatrick Townsend & Stockton, LLP | Partner

    Ted Davis is a partner in the Atlanta office of Kilpatrick Townsend & Stockton LLP, where he has practiced trademark, copyright, false advertising, and unfair competition law since 1990. He is a current member of the American Intellectual Property Law Association Board of Directors, a past chair of the American Bar Association Section of Intellectual Property Law, and a past member of the International Trademark Association’s Board of Directors. As a frequent amicus advocate, he has represented AIPLA, INTA, and the ABA in numerous briefs submitted to the U.S. Supreme Court and other federal courts.