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John K. Williamson

John K. Williamson

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K&L Gates

Henry W. Oliver Bldg., 535 Smithfield Street

Pittsburgh, PA, 15222-2312



MOInactive voluntarily197401/08/2013

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Award NameGrantorDate Granted
President's Distinguished Service AwardIntellectual Property Owners (IPO)2010

Work Experience

TitleCompany NameDuration
Assistent General Counsel IPPPG Industries1996 - 2005
Assistant General Counsel and Group ManagerWestinghouse Electric Corporation1987 - 1996
General Patent CounselAllegheny International Inc.1978 - 1987
AssociateSchmidt, Johnson, Hovey and Williams1974 - 1978


Association NamePosition NameDuration
American Intellectual Property Law AssociationN/A1995 - Present
Intellectual Property Owners AssociationCorp IP Management ViceChair; Past President1993 - Present
Pittsburgh Intellectual Property Law AssociationVarious Committees; Past President1978 - Present


School NameMajorDegreeGraduated
University of Missouri - Kansas City School of LawLawJD - Juris Doctor1974
University of Missouri, ColumbiaN/ABSME1969

Speaking Engagements

Conference NameTitleDate
IPO Roundtable - PhiladelphiaCorporate IP Management2010
Corporate IP InstituteCorporate IP Management2010
IPO Annual MeetingPatent Quality2008
CLE SeriesInternational IP Law2008
ACPC Annual MeetingPatents - Obviousness Standard2007