Education

  • Western New England College School of Law, J.D.
  • Franklin and Marshall College, B.A., Art History

Bar Admissions

  • District of Columbia
  • Massachusetts
  • U.S. District Court - District of Columbia
  • U.S. Court of Appeals - Federal Circuit
Who We Are

Jody Haller Drake

Speaker - USPTO Global IP Academy (GIPA) 2016
INTA Trademark Administrators and practitioners Conference, topic: "Global Filing Strategies for International Marks." October 12-15, 2014 (speech)
U-T San Diego - B2B, "Trading on recognition: Sports and their trademarks." July 28, 2014 (publication)
6th Annual AIPLA Trademark Boot Camp, topic ""Responding Effectively to USPTO Office Actions." June 5-6, 2014 (speech)
Corporate Directors Forum (CDF), topic: "Trademark Fundamentals - Protecting Your Most Valuable and ‎Enduring Assets." San Diego, CA. August 20, 2013 (speech)‎
IP Developments in China, topic: ‎ "American Institute of Certified Public Accountants (AICPA) ‎International Business Conference-‎Doing Business in China." Georgetown University, Washington, DC ‎May 30-31, 2013 (speech)‎
America Invents Seminar China, topic: "Trademark Developments at USPTO Affecting Foreign Registrants." Peking University, Beijing, China, May 17-19, 2013 (speech)
AIPLA- Trademark Bootcamp- "How to Respond to USPTO Office Actions- 2009, 2010, 2011, 2013 and 2014" (speech)
Recent Trends in Trademark Protection - Thomson Reuters 2012 (publication)
USPTO/AIPLA Trademark Ethics Program 2011 (speech)
District of Columbia Bar- Introduction to Trademark Law- 2011 (speech)
INTA- Advanced Trademark Symposium - Washington Dc 2011 (speech)
INTA- Annual Meeting 2009 "Picture Them Naked" (speech)
"Chinese Brand Expansion-US Trademark Registration Strategies"- June 26, 2008, Ningbo, China (speech)
"What Is Bona Fide Intent and How Do You Prove It" - AIPLA Annual Meeting-Washington DC 2008 (speech)
Building the Brand, World Trademark Review Dec. 2007 (publication)
USC Gould School of Law 2007 Intellectual Property Institute - Brand Extension and Management; Best Practices before the USPTO and TTAB (speech)
How to Avoid Fraud on the Trademark Office
AIPPI Congress Sweden 2006-Effective Use of Customs Measures Against Importation of Counterfeited Goods; (speech)
Managing Intellectual Property, May 2006 (publication)
INTA- Madrid Protocol Basics, 2005 (speech)
District of Columbia Bar Association- Speaker Trademark Prosecution before USPTO, 2005 (speech)
International Trademark Association Trademark Administrators Conference 2004 - Speaker - "IP Due Diligence" (speech)
International Trademark Association Community Trademark and Community Design Forum 2004 - Speaker - "How to Conduct E-Business with OHIM" (speech)
International Trademark Association 2004 Annual Meeting - Speaker - "Improving Trademark Education" (speech)
Adjunct Professor Trademark Law Georgetown University (teaching)
U.S. Patent and Trademark Office - Lecturer, Trademark Academy; Lecturer, Visiting Scholars Programs (speech)