Womble Bond Dickinson attorney John Morrow, the Chair of the firm’s US IP Litigation Practice Group, will moderate a panel discussion on Trade Secrets & Patents at the American Intellectual Property Law Association (AIPLA) Virtual Annual Meeting. The speakers will discuss when to utilize patent vs. trade secrets; registering, protecting and insuring trade secrets; protecting trade secrets in discovery and open court; and monetizing trade secrets. 


  • John Morrow, Partner, Womble Bond Dickinson (US) LLP (Moderator)
  • Ryan Strom, Director Counsel, Intellectual Property, Target
  • Andrew Pratt, Partner, Venable LLP
  • Jim Gale, Co-Chair, Intellectual Property Litigation, Cozen O'Connor 
  • Elizabeth Ferrill, Partner, Finnegan
CLE points
90 CLE Minutes