PeopleRyan D. Ricks
Ryan D. Ricks

Ryan D. Ricks

PeopleRyan D. Ricks

  • Arizona State University, Sandra Day O'Connor College of Law (J.D.)
    • Law, Science & Technology Certificate; Center Scholar
    • Pro Bono Distinction
  • Arizona State University, W.P. Carey School of Business (M.B.A.)
    • Beta Gamma Sigma Honor Society
  • Brigham Young University (B.S., Computer Engineering)
    • National Merit Scholar

  • Adjunct Professor, Sandra Day O'Connor College of Law at Arizona State University
    • Intellectual Property
  • American Intellectual Property Law Association (AIPLA)

  • "IP and ITAR," Co- Presenter,  Snell & Wilmer and Military Power Sources Consortium Webinar (October 13, 2022)
  • "The Importance of Minerva Surgical v Hologic," Co-Author, Life Sciences Intellectual Property Review (February 2, 2021)
  • "Patent And Copyright Changes In The New NAFTA," Co-Author, Law360 (November 8, 2018)
  • "Cybersecurity Preparedness: Building a Legal Firewall to Defend Against the Inevitable," Co-Presenter, Association of Corporate Counsel, Scottsdale, AZ (November 1, 2016)
  • "Inside Insight: How the FTC Approaches Data Breach Investigations," Author, Into the Breach ... Data Privacy and Protection Blog (May 28, 2015)
  • "Instagram Policy Ruling Shows How to Avoid Privacy Suits," Quoted, Law360 (March 12, 2014)
  • "Google Tracking Win Exposes Cracks in Stale Privacy Laws," Quoted, Law360 (October 16, 2013)
  • "Microsoft May Feel Privacy Heat Despite Xbox Backtracking," Quoted, Law360 (June 21, 2013)
  • "IP Lawyers Weigh In On High Court’s 1st Sale Ruling," Quoted, Law360 (March 19, 2013)
  • "With Graph Search, Facebook Discovers Fresh Privacy Woes," Quoted, Law360 (January 28, 2013)
  • "Using Intellectual Property Strategically to Accomplish Your Business Objectives," Co-Presenter, Center for Entrepreneurial Innovation at Gateway Community College (January 2013)
  • "Facebook Data-Sharing Policy May Raise Regulators' Eyebrows," Quoted, Law360 (November 26, 2012)
  • "Managing Your IP Portfolio Through Economic Challenges," Presenter, Snell & Wilmer (June 2010)
  • "How to Protect and Enforce Your Intellectual Property Rights in China," Snell & Wilmer, Global Connection (May 2008)

  • The Best Lawyers in America®, Copyright Law (2023-2024)
  • Southwest Super Lawyers®, Rising Stars Edition, Intellectual Property (2015-2018)
  • Top 50 Pro Bono Attorneys in Arizona, Arizona Foundation for Legal Services & Education (2010)

  • Volunteer Lawyers Program
  • Interfaith Homeless Emergency Lodging Program (I-HELP), Volunteer
  • St. Vincent DePaul Food Bank, Volunteer
  • Boy Scouts of America, Eagle Scout

  • Arizona Technology Enterprises, Arizona State University, Technology Ventures Associate
  • DDM Incorporated, Salt Lake City, Utah, CIO/S-Corporation founding shareholder

  • Arizona
  • United States Patent and Trademark Office

  • Supreme Court of Arizona
  • United States District Court, District of Arizona