858-488-2545 dana@danarobinson.com

Screen Shot 2017-06-10 at 2.17.02 PMDana engages in speaking at conferences, trade shows, continuing education courses and as a guest lecturer.  Recent engagements:

Creative Mornings (4/2016)

State of Arkansas Dept. of Education (2/2016)

San Diego Creative Foundation (6/2017)

Speaking topics include:

Corporate Training

  • Combined staff and management training around intellectual property
    • Build your IP assets (build your balance sheet!)
    • Manage your IP risks (save millions in litigation and infringement risk!)
  • Management training and internal policies and procedures
  • Video programs and live training available


  • Launch It! (incorporation, startups, bootstraps, etc)
  • Don’t Do What You Love! (leveraging your strengths to get into business)
  • Garage Brand: Bootstrapping into Business (microbusinesses, sole proprietors, non-venture businesses, etc)
  • What to do with that great idea (inventors, innovators and entrepreneurs)
  • Opt Out!  The subversive way to success.
  • The Side Gig.  Finding revenue in the gig economy.


  • Intellectual Property Law (Trademarks, Patents, Copyright, Trade Secrets for non-IP attorneys)
  • IP and Risk Management for Companies
  • Trademark Prosecution (training for paralegals and new attorneys)