About Tim Molino
Tim Molino coordinates and manages BSA’s US government relations activities. He is responsible for BSA’s relationship with members of the US Senate regarding issues important to the tech community.
Prior to joining BSA, Molino worked in the US Senate. He served as Chief Counsel for Senator Amy Klobuchar and worked for the Antitrust, Competition Policy and Consumer Rights Subcommittee. He was responsible for advising Senator Klobuchar on a variety of tech issues, including intellectual property, trade, innovation, telecommunications, broadband deployment, cyber security, and privacy. His portfolio also consisted of antitrust, transportation, tourism, and consumer protection issues.
He began his career in Washington as an intellectual property attorney at Bingham McCutchen and prior to that, Burns, Doane, Swecker, and Mathis (now Buchanan Ingersoll & Rooney). During his law career, he focused on patent litigation in the areas of software, electronics, business methods, medical devices, and biotech. He also litigated copyright and trademark cases. In addition, Molino prosecuted patent applications and provided counseling regarding noninfringement and validity issues.
Molino received his law degree from Washington and Lee University and a Bachelor of Science degree from the University of Mary Washington. He is based in BSA’s Washington DC, office.
Posts by Tim Molino
- Strengthening the Patent System by Ending Patent Abuse, 19 Mar 2015 in Intellectual Property
- Supreme Court Action on Patents Leaves Room for Reform, 12 Feb 2015 in Intellectual Property
- Pass the Innovation Act, 03 Dec 2013 in Intellectual Property
- How to Continue Improving CISPA in the Senate, 30 May 2013 in Cybersecurity
- Sharing Cyber Threat Information: How It Would Work, and Why It Would Help Bolster Security, 15 Apr 2013 in Cybersecurity
- Patents Pending, 12 Feb 2013 in Industry&Intellectual Property