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
Test Your TTAB Judge-Ability: Is VENEZIA-MILANO Geographically Deceptively Misdescriptive of Clothing?: The PT... http://bit.ly/1rCoqgZ— Dana Robinson (@TechLawLLP) 1.2 hours 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) 15.9 hours 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) 17.6 hours ago
EU copyright Public Consultation responses Katseries #2: linking and browsing: As reported by this very blog, ... http://bit.ly/1rx4Lz7— Dana Robinson (@TechLawLLP) 1 day 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) 1 day ago
Comic relief? Glee Club remedies step into the limelight: Twentieth Century Cats: a fox-free chorus line ..."G... http://bit.ly/1nuTi1m— Dana Robinson (@TechLawLLP) 1 day ago
BREAKING: Report on responses to Public Consultation on EU copyright now available: KAT-EXCLUSIVE: One of the ... http://bit.ly/1rtRTtJ— Dana Robinson (@TechLawLLP) 2 days ago
Italian court says that Wikipedia cannot be responsible for third party content: Earlier this month the Tribun... http://bit.ly/1ltXlH5— Dana Robinson (@TechLawLLP) 2 days ago
Test Your TTAB Judge-Ability on This 2(d) Refusal of DASH DOG WASH & Design: The PTO refused registration of t... http://bit.ly/1pE8oAf— Dana Robinson (@TechLawLLP) 2 days ago
Tuesday tiddlywinks: This Kat has recently heard from his friends at Coller IP that they've been busily prepar... http://bit.ly/1nfKOeq— Dana Robinson (@TechLawLLP) 3 days ago