Harold L. Burstyn


216 Bradford Parkway, Syracuse, NY 13224-1767, Telephone (315) 445-0620, Facsimile (509) 479-4103
 Email: burstynh@iname.com
5 High Street, Woods Hole, MA 02543-1221, Telephone (508) 548-0201






Current Positions:


Patent Attorney (private practice), Counsel, Ostrolenk Faber, New York, NY
Adjunct Professor, L. C. Smith College of Engineering & Computer Science, Link Hall 387, Syracuse University, Syracuse, NY 13244-1240
Telephone (315) 443-4375, Facsimile (315) 443-2583

Professional Qualifications:

Attorney & Counselor at Law, New York & Florida, 1988
Registered Patent Attorney, 1989


Harvard College, A.B. magna cum laude in History and Science, 1951  
U.C.L.A., M.S. in Oceanography, 1957  
Harvard University, Ph.D. in History of Science, 1964  
Rutgers, The State University of New Jersey, J.D., 1987


"Using Computers in the IBM Case: an Interview with Thomas D. Barr," J. C. Tredennick, ed., Winning with Computers: Trial Practice in the 21st Century (Part 1, ABA, 1991), 191-93; Editor's Introduction to Sec. 5:   "Presenting Your Case at Trial," Id. at 305; "English Lawyers Communicate Electronically," Id. (Part 2, ABA, 1993) at 114; "Now Lawyers Can Dictate to Their Computers," Id. at 125; Editor's Introduction to Sec. 5: "Toward the Future: Project Management, Risk Analysis, and Expert Systems," Id. at 163.  
"CAFC Panel Creates New Test for Equivalents," 9 PTC Newsletter #3 (ABA, 1991)  
"Electronic Transfer Catches On," 13 National Law Journal #13 (1990), 26, 29  
"RTM and the Worm that Ate Internet," 92 Harvard Magazine #5 (May/June 1990)  
"Computer Whiz Guilty," ABA Journal (April 1990)  
"Copyright, Piracy, and the Practical Navigators," 47 Mariner's Mirror (1961)  
Over 50 Non-Legal Publications


Phi Beta Kappa, Alpha of Massachusetts, 1951  
Fulbright Scholarship to The Netherlands, 1951-52  
Honor Graduate, U. S. Naval Justice School, 1954  
U. S. National Science Foundation Pre- and Postdoctoral Fellowships, 1959-62, 1965-66  
Henry & Ida Schuman Prize (now the Reingold Prize) of the History of Science Society, 1960
U. S. Air Force, Outstanding Civilian Career Service Award, 2001

Professional Affiliations:

American and New York State Bar Associations  
The Florida Bar  
American Association for the Advancement of Science  
Computer Law Association (1988-2003) 
American Intellectual Property Law Association  
Federal Bar Association  
Government Patent Lawyers Association (1996-2001)
Central New York Patent Law Association

Click here to send me Email: burstynh@iname.com