S. Gregory Boyd
) is an American author, attorney, and professor specializing in intellectual property, the game industry, healthcare, and financial services. He is currently working as an attorney with Davis & Gilbert LLP and as an adjunct professor for the New York Law School
. He also sits on the Board of Advisors for MobyGames
He is a co-editor and co-author, with Brian Green, of Business & Legal Primer for Game Development (2007).
Boyd received his B.S. in Biochemistry/Philosophy and M.S. in Molecular Biology/Biotechnology from East Carolina University
, and both his M.D. and J.D. from the schools of medicine
at the University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill
. He is currently enrolled in the NYU Stern
Boyd is the author of several academic and industry-specific publications on subjects ranging from money laundering in virtual currencies to organ donation. He was also an editor for the International Game Developer's Association's
first industry publication on intellectual property.
He has been interviewed on business and legal topics by publications including Fortune, Forbes, and IP Law and Business. He has spoken at legal and business conferences including the American Intellectual Property Law Association, Licensing Executives Society, Game Developers Conference, Austin Game Conference, and State of Play. He has also been an invited speaker on business and intellectual property matters at Harvard Business School, Columbia Law School, and other institutions.
- (2007) with Brian Green. Business & Legal Primer for Game Development. Thomson/Charles River Media. ISBN 1584504927