Mr. Ashburg has been Associate General Counsel of IP since February 2014 at Electrolux North America, Inc., where he manages all aspects of IP for his corporate client including IP procurement and enforcement matters. Prior to Electrolux, MR. Ashburg was a senior counsel at The Dow Chemical Company, where he represented his corporate client in a wide range of intellectual property matters including appeals to the US Court of Appeals for the Federal Circuit, as the Principal Counsel. Additionally, Mr. Ashburg has been an adjunct professor of law at the University of Houston Law Center, where he has taught a Patent Preparation and Prosecution Course as well as related appeals to the Federal Circuit, since 2009. Mr. Ashburg received his J.D. from Wake Forest University School of Law, and his LLM in IP and Information Law from University of Houston Law Center.