City College of New York, B.S., cum laude, 1962
Massachusetts Institute of Technology, Ph.D. (Physics), 1967
Boston University Law School, J.D., 1974
Phi Beta Kappa
Boston University Law Review, editor
New York Bar, 1975
U.S. Patent and Trademark Office, 1975
Southern and Eastern Districts of New York, 1975
Northern District of New York, 1976
Court of Appeals for the Second Circuit, 1975
Court of Appeals for the First Circuit 1982
Court of Appeals for the Federal Circuit, 1982
U.S. Supreme Court, 1999
Allen Rubenstein specializes in patent, software copyright,
and trade secret litigation and prosecution, particularly
involving advanced technology. His many technical specialties
include electronics, physics, mechanics, physical optics,
computer technology, mathematics, and Internet applications.
A former postdoctoral fellow in physics at the Weitzmann Institute
in Israel and a former postdoc at Stanford University, Dr.
Rubenstein has taught physics and mathematics at the college
American Physical Society
Association of the Bar of the City of New York, Committee
International Association for the Protection of Industrial
ITC Trial Lawyers Association
New York Intellectual Property Law Association
New York State Bar Association
"Basic Research Held Unpatentable," GRR Intellectual Property News (May 2010).
"Ignorance of Patent not a Defense to Charge of Inducing Another to Infringe," GRR Intellectual Property News (April 2010).