John Dubiansky is the Director of Intellectual Property and Standards Policy at Dolby Laboratories. His responsibilities include policy issues related to intellectual property and standardization arising in various fora, including governments and standards development organizations. Prior to joining Dolby, John was an Attorney Advisor, Intellectual Property at the U.S. Federal Trade Commission’s Office of Policy Planning, focusing on issues at the intersection of competition and intellectual property. He was a contributor to Commission projects such as the 2016 Report on Patent Assertion Entity Activity and the 2018 Hearings on Competition and Consumer Welfare. Prior to this, John was a patent litigator at several law firms in the Washington, D.C. area, including Howrey and Kirkland & Ellis. He received his J.D. from the Harvard Law School and has a degree in mechanical engineering from Cornell University.