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Edward Rubin, American lawyer. Bar: California 1941, Supreme Court of the United States Court 1941. Recipient Professional Achievement award University of California at Los Angeles, 1978; named Entertainment Lawyer of Year for Distinguished Service Entertainment Field, 1987.

Background

Rubin, Edward was born on April 30, 1912 in Brooklyn. Son of George and Bella (Fishman) Rubin.

Education

University of California at Los Angeles (Bachelor of Arts, 1933). Duke University (Bachelor of Laws, 1936).

Career

Worked at Mitchell, Silberberg & Knupp LLP (Los Angeles, California) specializing in Entertainment Law, Copyright Law, Intellectual Property Law. Admitted to the bar, 1937, New York. 1941, California.

Phi Beta Kappa.

Order of the Coif. Editor-in-Chief, Duke Bar Association Journal, 1936. Author: "Preventive Law" by Louis M. Brown and Edward Rubin, Prentice-Hall, Inc., 1950. Lecturer, Entertainment Law, University of Southern California School of Law, 1978-1979.

Member, Advisory Council to Provost, University of California, Los Angeles College of Letters and Science, 1982-1985. University of California, Los Angeles Foundation Advisory Trustee, 1983—. Public Counsel, Board of Directors, 1987-1992.

Member: Beverly Hills (Chairman, Entertainment Law Committee, 1958-1965. Member, Board of Governors, 1962-1964. 1966-1972; President, 1971-1972.

General Counsel, 1990—. Entertainment Lawyer of the Year, 1987. Distinguished Service Award, 1981), Los Angeles County (Member, Board of Trustees, 1973-1974.

50 Year Club, 1991) and American (Member, House of Delegates, 1972-1974. Chairman, Forum Committee on Entertainment and Sports Industries, 1979-1980. Member, 1980— and Chairman, 1981, Standing Committee on Forum Committees.

Member, Patent, Trademark and Copyright Section) Bar Associations. The State Bar of California (Vice Chairman, Executive Committee, Conference of Delegates, 1970. Board of Governors, 1974-1977.

Vice President and Treasurer, 1976-1977. President, 1977; Committee of Bar Examiners, 1987-1991). Los Angeles Copyright Society (Member, Board of Trustees, 1966-1968).

World Peace Through Law Center (Secretary, Section on Intellectual Property, 1972). Beverly Hills Bar Association Foundation (President, 1983). Beverly Hills Bar Foundation (Member, Board of Directors, 1982—).

Los Angeles County Bar Foundation (Member, Board of Directors, 1979-1986). World Association of Lawyers. National Conference of Bar Presidents.

Fellow, American Bar Foundation (Co-Chairman for California, 1986—).

Achievements

  • Bar: California 1941, Supreme Court of the United States Court 1941.

Works

  • Other Work

    • Co-author: Preventive Law. Contributor articles to professional journals.

Membership

Member, Advisory Council to Provost, University of California, Los Angeles College of Letters and Science, 1982-1985. University of California, Los Angeles Foundation Advisory Trustee, 1983—. Public Counsel, Board of Directors, 1987-1992.

Member: Beverly Hills (Chairman, Entertainment Law Committee, 1958-1965. Member, Board of Governors, 1962-1964. 1966-1972; President, 1971-1972.

General Counsel, 1990—. Entertainment Lawyer of the Year, 1987. Distinguished Service Award, 1981), Los Angeles County (Member, Board of Trustees, 1973-1974.

50 Year Club, 1991) and American (Member, House of Delegates, 1972-1974. Chairman, Forum Committee on Entertainment and Sports Industries, 1979-1980. Member, 1980— and Chairman, 1981, Standing Committee on Forum Committees.

Member, Patent, Trademark and Copyright Section) Bar Associations. The State Bar of California (Vice Chairman, Executive Committee, Conference of Delegates, 1970. Board of Governors, 1974-1977.

Vice President and Treasurer, 1976-1977. President, 1977; Committee of Bar Examiners, 1987-1991). Los Angeles Copyright Society (Member, Board of Trustees, 1966-1968).

World Peace Through Law Center (Secretary, Section on Intellectual Property, 1972). Beverly Hills Bar Association Foundation (President, 1983). Beverly Hills Bar Foundation (Member, Board of Directors, 1982—).

Los Angeles County Bar Foundation (Member, Board of Directors, 1979-1986). World Association of Lawyers. National Conference of Bar Presidents.

Fellow, American Bar Foundation (Co-Chairman for California, 1986—). Fellow, American Bar Foundation (Co-Chairman for California, 1986—).

Connections

Married Nancy Cordner, 1943. Children– Laurence D., Peggy Lynn Rubin Ueda.

father:
George Rubin

mother:
Bella (Fishman) Rubin

spouse:
Nancy Cordner

children:
Peggy Lynn Rubin Ueda Rubin

Laurence D. Rubin