About Dana RobinsonDana Robinson is a founding partner of TechLaw, LLP, where his practice focuses on trademark prosecution, trademark licensing, copyrights, and business transactions. Previously, Dana managed the trademark practice at the Las Vegas intellectual property firm Quirk & Tratos (now Greenberg Traurig). Dana has served as general counsel to three companies, including, most recently, L1 Technologies, Inc. which operates the iGolf.com website and golf GPS data service.
Dana is adjunct professor of law at the University of San Diego School of law.
Dana’s expertise is in trademark law, and legal issues related to the Internet, software, and technology. He also has extensive experience with resort and casino trademarks, but he has prosecuted hundreds of trademarks in the United States Patent and Trademark Office over the course of his law practice career. Dana has represented clients in numerous trademark infringement actions, as well as cancellations, oppositions and appeals before the Trademark Trial and Appeal Board. Dana has worked on domain name disputes, beginning with complex multi-party cybersquatting actions prior to the adoption of the ACPA. Dana’s trademark work has included the brands of many Las Vegas resorts, such as Bellagio, Mandalay Bay, Wynn, Palms, Treasure Island, Station Casinos, Stratosphere, Golden Nugget, and Stratosphere. Dana has also worked on hundreds of trademarks for non-casino clients, including Sunbelt Communications, Teligence Communications, UNLV, HyLoft, iGolf.com, and many others.
Beyond his core trademark practice, Dana handles an extensive practice in corporate formation, mergers and acquisition, business transactions and copyrights.
Directory Practice Areas
- Business Law
- Intellectual Property
|University of San Diego School of Law - University of San Diego||J.D.||Law|
|Honors: Cum Laude|
|Activities: ATLA Mock Trial Winner Editor in Chief, Journal of Contemporary Legal Issues|
WEBSITES & BLOGS
Never too late! If you missed the IPKat last week ...: Here is the fourth in our weekly series of compilations... http://bit.ly/1lMZQUX— Dana Robinson (@TechLawLLP) 12.1 hours ago
Daylight robbery, value for money and patent renewals: it's time to talk: The IPKat and Merpel regularly recei... http://bit.ly/1lMes7e— Dana Robinson (@TechLawLLP) 15.6 hours ago
Party Withdraws Designation of Testifying Expert Who Provided Report: No Deposition Allowed, Says TTAB: In thi... http://bit.ly/1nPJX4h— Dana Robinson (@TechLawLLP) 16.2 hours ago
Eponia: a State of mind?: Practically independent already: the EuropeanPatent Office -- or is it now Eponia? "... http://bit.ly/1nMUdKN— Dana Robinson (@TechLawLLP) 1 day ago
When employee layoffs can spell trouble for your reputation: Does the public announcement of a large-scale la... http://bit.ly/1rDrOZc— Dana Robinson (@TechLawLLP) 3 days ago
Test Your TTAB Judge-Ability: Is VENEZIA-MILANO Geographically Deceptively Misdescriptive of Clothing?: The PT... http://bit.ly/1rCoqgZ— Dana Robinson (@TechLawLLP) 4 days ago
Survey evidence: Mystery Morgan brings parrot back from the dead: This Kat's email inbox has been building up ... http://bit.ly/1nxxnGO— Dana Robinson (@TechLawLLP) 4 days ago
When the Writ Hits the Phan: Making YouTube videos for a living or as a hobby is a growing phenomenon. You can... http://bit.ly/1nx6N0n— Dana Robinson (@TechLawLLP) 4 days ago
EU copyright Public Consultation responses Katseries #2: linking and browsing: As reported by this very blog, ... http://bit.ly/1rx4Lz7— Dana Robinson (@TechLawLLP) 5 days ago
Fame of "Mc" Family of Marks Propels McDonald's to 2(d) Victory Over "BioMcDiesel" for Fuel: The fame of its "... http://bit.ly/1tEMpfc— Dana Robinson (@TechLawLLP) 5 days ago