Facebook logo
Facebook logo
Facebook logo
Facebook logo

Latest Headlines

IPPro The Internet home | People moves news | Jones Day hires ex-IP and cybercrime prosecutor ← You are here

[close]
Latest News
Google stays on top in Java API case
30 September 2016 | California
Oracle has lost its latest bid for a renewed motion for judgment in its long-standing copyright dispute with Google over its Java application interfaces (APIs)... Read more

GSMA partners up with WCO
29 September 2016 | Brussels
The Groupe Spécial Mobile Association (GSMA) has partnered up with the World Customs Organization (WCO) to fight counterfeiting and fraudulent trading of mobile devices... Read more

For more news visit our news section

Upcoming events
Global Pharma Law and IP Forum
Date: 28 September 2016
Location: London, UK
Find out more

London IP Summit
Date: 13-14 October 2016
Location: London, UK
Find out more

For more events visit our event section
Industry recruitment
Trademark & Copyright Associate Position
Recruiter: Norvell IP llc
Location: Illinois
Find out more

Trademark Paralegal
Recruiter: Career Legal
Location: Oxford
Find out more

For more jobs visit our recruitment section
IPPro The Internet
View the latest issues online now

Sister publications
IPPro Life Sciences
www.ipprolifesciences.com/

Media pack [download]
Ad specs [download]
Latest features
Down to business
Feature: With new gTLDs a reality, the real work has begun Read more

Turkey
Country profile: New legislation in Turkey promises a swathe of trademark changes. Dr Cahit Suluk of Cahit Suluk Intellectual Property Law Firm explains Read more

Theresa Swinehart :: ICANN
Interview: Full IANA control will soon be awarded to ICANN, after a long period of public ownership. Theresa Swinehart, senior advisor to the president on global strategy at the corporation, explains how this changing of the guard will affect the DNS Read more

For more features visit our features section
People moves news
More people moves
Jones Day hires ex-IP and cybercrime prosecutor
22 July 2013 | Dallas | Reporter: Carri Swann
Jones Day has announced the arrival of ex-Assistant US Attorney Richard ‘Jay’ Johnson in its Dallas office.

Johnson joined the firm on 22 July as of counsel.

As Assistant US Attorney, Johnson was coordinator for computer hacking and intellectual property issues in the Eastern District of Texas and a member of its national security team, and part of the US Justice Department's National Security Cyber Specialist Network. He also represented the US Attorney on the North Texas Crime Commission's Cyber Crime Committee.

As part of his role, Johnson also represented technology and pharmaceutical companies in patent prosecution actions, and advised on US Food and Drug Administration patent listings and international IP law compliance.

Prior to his government service, Johnson worked in private practice in Covington & Burling LLP in Washington DC.

Anthony Insogna, co-leader of Jones Day's IP Practice, expressed his support for the hire. "Our innovation clients are constantly challenged throughout the world by cyber crimes implicating their technology and trade secrets,” he said.

“[Johnson] is a leader in the field who not only brings real world experience but also brings the enforcement knowledge that will allow us to provide unique approaches to solving this problem.”

Pat Villareal, partner-in-charge at the Dallas office, commented: "Johnson adds an important new facet to the [firm’s] Texas IP practice.”

"I know a lot of clients who will be pleased to tap [his] deep understanding of the cyber crime threat. He's also a seasoned trial lawyer who will be welcomed by our busy IP litigation team."



Chadbourne & Park bags ex-Panasonic counsel
Chadbourne & Park has hired Michael Solomita as partner in the firm’s intellectual property practi Read more

Allen & Overy snags two from Simmons & Simmons
Allen & Overy has hired two more partners to join its international IP practice, based in London... Read more

DLA Piper combines with Dimock Stratton
DLA Piper has announced an agreement to combine with intellectual property law firm Dimock Stratton. Read more

New face in Eckert Seamans IP team
Eckert Seamans has welcomed intellectual property (IP) attorney Christina Frangiosa as a member of i Read more

Fish & Richardson reels in ex-Google counsel
Fish & Richardson has hired Eric Schulman as a principal in its patent group at the firm’s Silicon Read more

IPPro The Internet site map
Home
Home

Sitemap

Issue archive
Back issues online
Recruitment
Recruitment

Events and Training
Upcoming events

Upcoming training

Company info
About us

Contact us


Copyright (C) 2015 Black Knight Media Ltd. All rights reserved. No reproduction without prior authorization