Eric Matolo, Ph.D.

Vice President

Nathan Associates, Inc.

Dr. Matolo is a Vice President at Nathan Associates Inc., an economics consulting firm that provides economic, financial, and statistical research and analysis to private and public sector clients in the United States and abroad.  He holds a Ph.D. and an M.A. in economics from the University of California at Santa Barbara, and a B.A. in economics/mathematics from the University of California at Santa Barbara.

Dr. Matolo specializes in the economic analysis of complex business matters.  He has extensive experience in analyzing and computing economic damages resulting from misappropriation of various forms of intellectual property, including patents, trademarks, trade dress, trade secrets, and/or copyrights.  This experience covers determination of reasonable royalties, FRAND licensing terms, lost profits, and unjust enrichment.  The intellectual property rights Dr. Matolo has analyzed have covered many different industries, such as semiconductor technology, software, wireless technology, apparel, medical devices, medical instruments, concession services, music and entertainment, automotive, energy management systems, consulting services, and various consumer goods.  Dr. Matolo has served as a consulting expert and as a testifying expert.

In addition to consulting work, Dr. Matolo has taught economics at the University of Southern California and served as a referee for the International Journal of the Economics of Business.