Tau Beta Pi; Pi Tau Sigma. Co-Author, "Violation of the Erie Doctrine: Application of a Rule of Federal Common Law to Issues of Patent License Transferability," Creighton Law Review, Vol. 32, No. 4, Spring 1999. Author: "Patent Enforcement Deterrence: Liberal Assertions of Personal Jurisdiction in Declaratory Judgement Actions," University of Missouri-Kansas City Law Review, Vol. 65, No. 2, Winter, 1996. Winner, Nathan Burkan Memorial Writing Competition Award (Copyright Law), for paper entitled "Digital Audio Tape: Can It Be Saved From a Death by Politics?" Member, American Society of Mechanical Engineers, 1988—.