Joel Wolfson is a Director and Assistant General Counsel in the Office of General Counsel for the Bank of America Merrill Lynch business in New York City. He concentrates on bank / broker-dealer contracts, intellectual property, commercial, and corporate matters.
He had been a partner in Blank Rome's Washington, D.C. office, with a concentration in transactions, intellectual property, corporate law, and public policy for the: financial industry, information provider, biotechnology, software, and computer fields.
Prior to that, Mr. Wolfson was Vice President and Associate General Counsel and head of The Nasdaq Stock Market's e-Commerce and Intellectual Property Practice Group.
His publications include (1) a multi-volume treatise on high-technology contract law; and law review articles on: (2) First Amendment protections against liability for incorrect information; (3) express warranties and published information; (4) the ability of licensing law and copyright law to peacefully co-exist; and (5) class action suits in bankruptcy court.