The University of Akron School of Law
Intellectual Property Advisory Council Members

Toni Polson Ashton
Sim & McBurney/
Sim Lowman Ashton & McKay

Dr. Stephen Z.D. Cheng
Dean, College of Polymer Science and Polymer
Engineering

Noel M. Cook
Owen, Wickersham & Erickson, P.C.

Dr. Frank Douglas
Austen BioInnovation Institute in Akron

Michael R. Dzwonczyk
Sughrue Mion, PLLC

Stephanie J. Felicetty

Michael A. Grow
Arent, Fox, Kintner, Plotkin & Kahn, PLLC

Charles Hauff
Snell & Wilmer, LLP

Mark Inzetta
Wendy’s International, Inc.

John A. Kastelic
Eaton Corporation

Robert L. Kinder
Dickstein Shapiro LLP

Dr. Peter Klusmann
Hoffmann Eitle – Munich, Germany

Charles B. Lyon
Calfee, Halter & Griswold, LLP

Linda K. McLeod
Finnegan, Henderson, Farabow, Garrett & Dunner,
LLP

Scott M. Oldham
Hahn Loeser & Parks, LLP

Ralph Oman
GW University Law School

Jerry Rosenthal
Open Invention Network

Rochelle K. Seide

Michael D. Stovsky
Ulmer & Berne LLP

Joyce A. Ward

W. Mack Webner
Sughrue Mion, PLLC

Daniel Whitman
Parker Hannifin Corporation

Ronald P. Yaist
Emeritus Member

The Honorable Alice Batchelder
U.S. Court of Appeals, 6th Circuit

Alicia M. Choi
NSIP Law

A. John Demarco
Pillsbury Winthrop Shaw Pittman

Kevin M. Dunn
The Lincoln Electric Company

Roger D. Emerson
Emerson Thomson & Bennett, LLC

Richard J. Gilbey
Gilbey Delorey – Societe d’avocats au Barreau de Paris

The Honorable James S. Gwin
United States District Court for the
Northern District of Ohio

Bruce J. Hendricks
The Goodyear Tire & Rubber Company

Chid S. Iyer
Sughrue Mion, PLLC

Young Kim
Kim & Chang – Seoul, South Korea

D. Randall King
Merchant & Gould P.C.

Jeannette L. Knudsen
The J.M. Smucker Company

Jerome S. Marger
Marger Johnson & McColom, P.C.

The Honorable Paul R. Michel
Chief Judge, retired
U.S. Court of Appeals for the Federal Circuit

Senator Tom Sawyer
The Ohio Senate

Bradford R. Signet
American Electric Power Company

John M. Vasuta
Brigestone Firestone

Wayne Watkins
University of Akron Technology Transfer Office

Harold Wegner
Foley & Lardner, LLP

Jon Wood
Bridgestone Americas Holding, Inc.