20th Anniversary Logo Institute for Intellectual Property & Information Law

THE INSTITUTE FOR INTELLECTUAL PROPERTY & INFORMATION LAW at the University of Houston Law Center acknowledges the generosity of the following sponsors and supporters.


Akin Gump Strauss Hauer & Feld LLP
Andrews Kurth Kenyon LLP
Arnold & Saunders, LLP
Baker Botts L.L.P.
Baker Hughes Incorporated
Blank Rome LLP
BMC Software, Inc.
Boulware & Valoir
Bracewell LLP
Conley Rose P.C.
Data Foundry Colocation
Dentons US LLP
DLA Piper LLP (US)
Exxon Mobil Corporation
Giganews Usenet
Golden Frog Internet Technology
Greenberg Traurig, LLP
Heim, Payne & Chorush, LLP

Hogan Lovells US LLP
Katz Family Foundation Fund
Locke Lord LLP
Mayer Brown LLP
McKool Smith
Nielsen IP Law LLC
Norton Rose Fulbright US LLP
Osha Liang LLP
Polsinelli PC
Porter Hedges LLP
Shell Oil Company
Shook, Hardy & Bacon L.L.P.
Susman Godfrey L.L.P.
Sutton McAughan Deaver PLLC
Thompson & Knight LLP
Univation Technologies
Vinson & Elkins LLP

The Houston Intellectual Property Law Association (HIPLA) co-sponsors with IPIL each fall the Institute on Intellectual Property Law, typically held in Galveston.  This event adds to the sponsorship of IPIL. 
A history of this partnership is here.

SUPPORTERS: Web-and-Print Recognition

Richard Walter Aldrich • Meg Boulware • Ed Fein • Sarah Harris
Craig Joyce • Ronald and Madelyn Katz • Steve Koch
Irene Kosturakis • Bill LaFuze • Anthony Matheny • Scott Partridge
Augustina "Tina" Reyes and Michael A. Olivas • Peter Strand • Greg R. Vetter • David C. Vondle
Bill Walker • Andrew Weaver • Russell Wong


SUPPORTERS: Web-Only Recognition

Elizabeth D. Alvarado • Jennifer D. Carnahan • Jeffrey D. Chi • Xiaobing Feng
Mike Fletcher • Michael J. Forbes • Katherine A. Franco
Peter Kurt Hahn • Al Harrison • Iona N. Kaiser • Mini Kapoor
Amy G. Klann • Ryan B. McBeth • William D. McSpadden
Jeffrey J. Phillips • Robert J. Ward • Ricardo Yepez

IPIL is grateful to all of its Sponsors and SupportersSponsors typically are organizations or firms.  Supporters are individuals.  All Supporters are recognized on the list of IPIL Sponsors and Supporters on the web.   Supporters who give $1,000 or more also are recognized, along with Sponsors, on the next cycle of IPIL’s print marketing.

For information about giving to IPIL, please contact IPIL's Program Director at (713) 743-2180 (or email to ipil@uh.edu).