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Robert Greenberg - Farmingdale State College. Farmingdale, NY, US

Robert Greenberg Robert Greenberg

Visiting Assistant Professor, Security Systems & Law Enforcement Technology | Farmingdale State College

Farmingdale, NY, UNITED STATES

Robert L. Greenberg is a Registered Patent Attorney and visiting assistant professor at Farmingdale State College.

Biography

Robert L. Greenberg is a Registered Patent Attorney licensed to practice before the United States Patent and Trademark Office, as well as the courts of New York, New Jersey, Texas, and several federal district and appellate courts.

He is a graduate of the University of Michigan Law School, where he served as articles editor of the Michigan Telecommunications and Technology Law Review, and excelled in the Moot Court Competition. He earned his Master of Science in Electrical and Computer Engineering from Rutgers University. He received his Bachelor of Arts (Magna Cum Laude with High Honors) in Economics from Brandeis University, where he was a Justice Louis D. Brandeis Scholar and a Brandeis National Merit Scholar. Since graduating law school he has served as an Assistant District Attorney in New York City, handling hundreds of criminal matters.

Currently his research focuses on leveraging technology and the Internet to improve legal and criminal justice education. He has also written on the emerging field of Cannabis Law and has a book forthcoming on the topic.

Industry Expertise (3)

Electrical Engineering

Legal Services

Education/Learning

Accomplishments (1)

Certificate of Achievement for Excellence in Professional Development (professional)

Federal Emergency Management Agency, Emergency Management Institute

Certificate of Achievement for Excellence in Professional Development

Education (4)

University of Michigan Law School: Juris Doctor 2006

University at Buffalo, State University of New York: PhD, Curriculum, Instruction, and the Science of Learning 2019

Rutgers University: MS, Electrical and Computer Engineering 2011

Brandeis University: BA, Economics 2003

Magna Cum Laude with High Honors, Justice Louis D. Brandeis Scholar, Brandeis National Merit Scholar

Affiliations (8)

  • New York State Bar Association
  • Member, Intellectual Property Law Section, Criminal Law Section
  • New York/New Jersey Detectives’ Crime Clinic, Legal Counsel
  • Puerto Rican Bar Association, Member
  • New York City Bar Association, Member
  • Texas Bar Association, Member, Intellectual Law Section
  • Institute of Electrical and Electronics Engineers (IEEE), Member
  • National Organization for the Reform of Marijuana Laws (NORML), Lifetime Member, Legal Committee

Languages (1)

  • English

Event Appearances (5)

“Computer Forensics in Criminal Investigations”

“Computer Forensics in Criminal Investigations”  St. Joseph’s College, Patchogue, NY

“Cannabis Update: What Lawyers Need to Know about this Emerging Area of Law”

“Cannabis Update: What Lawyers Need to Know about this Emerging Area of Law”  New York State Bar Association, New York, NY

“Panel on Careers in Criminal Law”

“Panel on Careers in Criminal Law”  Farmingdale State College, Farmingdale, NY

“Federal Law and New York State Law”

“Federal Law and New York State Law”  Cannabis Career Institute, New York, NY

“New Jersey, New York State, and Federal Marijuana Laws”

“New Jersey, New York State, and Federal Marijuana Laws”  Cannabis Career Institute, New York, NY

Published Articles (4)

“Medical Marijuana Post-McIntosh” City University of New York Law Review

Robert L. Greenberg

“Medical Marijuana Post-McIntosh”

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“Intellectual Property Law: The Basics of Patent Law” LawShelf Educational Media

Robert L. Greenberg

“Intellectual Property Law: The Basics of Patent Law”

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“New York Compassionate Care Act” Social Science Research Network

Robert L. Greenberg

“New York Compassionate Care Act”

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“Conflicting Laws Affecting Medical Marijuana” National Paralegal College

Robert L. Greenberg

“Conflicting Laws Affecting Medical Marijuana”

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