Brand Protection Director at Red PointsBrand Protection Manager at Whirlpool
Whirlpool Corporation is the number one major appliance manufacturer in the world, with approximately $21 billion in annual sales, 93,000 employees and 70 manufacturing and technology research centers in 2016. The company markets Whirlpool, KitchenAid, Maytag, Consul, Brastemp, Amana, Bauknecht, Jenn-Air, Indesit and other major brand names in nearly every country throughout the world.
Gene Quinn is a patent attorney and a leading commentator on patent law and innovation policy. Mr. Quinn is the Founder and Editor of IPWatchdog.com, which he started in 1999. IPWatchdog.com has been recognized multiple times by the American Bar Association as a top 100 legal blog.
Brand Protection Director at Red Points
Joan has worked with online IP enforcement company Red Points for over five years and is their head of brand protection. He is a specialist in intellectual property rights online and enforcement. Joan has used his expertise to help create legal technology that can enforce IP rights online quickly.