William S. Boshnick

William S. Boshnick

Partner

BBOSHNICK@gbpatent.com

Firm Practice Areas/Practice Groups

Asian
Client Counseling, Licensing and Technology Transfer
Software, Computer, Electrical and Telecom
Startup Group
Trademark and Copyright

Experience

Johnson and Johnson Medical, K.K., Vistakon division, Tokyo, Japan – 1990-1992
Patent Attorney – Private Practice – 1996-1998
Patent Attorney – Greenblum & Bernstein, P.L.C. – 1998-Present

Offices/Professional Activities

Chair, International and Foreign Law Committee, American Intellectual Property Law Association (2011-Present)
Vice Chair, International and Foreign Law Committee, American Intellectual Property Law Association (2009-2011)
Chair, International Education Committee, American Intellectual Property Law Association (2007-2009)
Vice Chair, International Education Committee, American Intellectual Property Law Association (2006-2007)

Notable

Worked in Tokyo, Japan for several years in the contact lens division of Johnson and Johnson Medical K.K.
Experienced with patent and export control issues relating to U.S. subsidiaries of foreign companies.
Lectures frequently throughout the world on topics relating to procuring and enforcing patents.

Professional Associations and Memberships

American Intellectual Property Law Association
International Association for the Protection of Intellectual Property
Licensing Executives Society
International Trademark Association

Languages

Japanese (conversational)

Education

Washington University in St. Louis, A.B. (1990)
University of Miami School of Law, J.D. (1995)

Bar Admissions

1995, Florida
1996, Maryland
1998, District of Columbia
1999, USPTO