Whit Rayner is an author for the Trade Secret Insider and is a partner in the firm’s Jackson office. His practice focuses on copyright and trademark registration and protection, software licensing, and intellectual property litigation and prosecution, including cases involving trade secret theft and protections. He also represents financial institutions in commercial litigation and contract disputes. Whit frequently speaks on trade secret and intellectual property issues, authored the Intellectual Property Section of West Publishing’s Encyclopedia of Mississippi Law, and is the Mississippi editor of State Trademark and Unfair Competition Law; and Practical Law’s Mississippi chapters of Trademark Law and Right of Publicity Law. He can be reached at firstname.lastname@example.org or 601.949.4724.