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T-Mobile Usa

2250 Lakeside Blvd
Richardson, TX, 75082-4304

T-Mobile USA

2250 Lakeside Blvd
Richardson, TX, 75082-4304

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License
StateStatusAcquiredUpdated
DCActive 201007/10/2016
TXEligible To Practice In Texas 200708/17/2016
We have not found any instances of professional misconduct for this lawyer.
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Awards
Award nameGrantorDate granted
Legal Department of the Year - Deal ManagementTexas Lawyer2013
Work experience
TitleCompany nameDuration
Senior Corporate CounselT Mobile Usa2013 - Present
Director, Corporate CounselMetroPCS Wireless, Inc.2011 - 2013
AttorneyThe Vernon Law Group, PLLC2007 - 2011
Associations
Association namePosition nameDuration
International Bar AssociationElectronic Entertainment and Online Gaming Subcommittee - Chair2016 - Present
International Game Developers Association, Dallas ChapterBoard Member2008 - Present
International Bar AssociationElectronic Entertainment and Online Gaming, Vice Chair2014 - 2016
Publications
Publication nameTitleDate
Video Game Policy: Production, Distribution, and Consumption (Routledge Advances in Game Studies)Laws of the Game: Intellectual Property in the Video Game Industry2015
Cybaris, An Intellectual Property Law ReviewIntellectual Property 2.0: Revisiting the Copyright and Trademark System for a Digital Reality2012
Journal of Visual CultureOpportunity and Liability: The Two Sides of Machinima2011
Gaming Law Review and EconomicsA Tale of Two Worlds: New U.S. Gambling Laws and the MMORPG.2007
SSRNInternet Gambling Regulation Present and Future: Technology Outpaces Legislation as the MMORPG Problem Emerges2005
Education
School nameMajorDegreeGraduated
Texas Tech University School of LawN/ADoctor of Jurisprudence/Juris Doctor (J.D.)2006
Texas Tech University School of LawN/AMBA - Master of Business Administration2006
University of Texas System, AustinN/ABA - Bachelor of Arts2003
Speaking engagements
Conference nameTitleDate
World Intellectual Property DayIntellectual Property Issues and Strategies: The Attorney’s Perspective for the Business Decision Maker2014
International Video Game Law SummitThe Future of Video Game Technology2014
International Bar Association Annual ConferenceElectronic Games Summit2014
International Bar Association Annual ConferenceYour Money is in the Cloud: Mobile Payments, Virtual Currencies, and Other Issues at the Intersection of Real Money and Digital Reality2014
International Bar Association Annual ConferenceBroken Bad: Money Laundering Issues with Online Gaming, Virtual Currency and Other Techniques2014
International Bar Association Annual ConferenceOnline gaming or gambling? Blurring the line between social media, entertainment, gambling and social networks2013
Game Business LawCrowdfunding2013
6th Annual Penn Intellectual Property Group SymposiumSeries 1: Game Development & Modification2013
International Bar Association Annual ConferenceThe global ‘gamification’ of online gambling2012
International Bar AssociationCornices, cupolas and copyrights: protection and infringement of architectural copyrights by remote sensing, media use, virtual worlds and construction changes2012
Play Machinima Law ConferenceThe Rules of Play: The Role of the EULA and other issues in Machinima Creation and Distribution2009
Hospitality Law ConferenceInternational Hotel Development Deals: Approaches and Considerations2009
ALA TechSource Gaming, Learning, and Libraries SymposiumWhat Every Librarian Needs to Know about Videogames and the Law2008