The Rise of the “Footprint” Approach in Reasonable Royalty Damages: What’s New in 2016

Broadcast Date: Thursday, February 18, 2016 from 3:00 pm to 5:00 pm (ET)
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Lisa Cameron
Kevin A. Goldman
Michael P. Padden
John Jarosz
Thomas M. Dunlap


About The Brattle Group

The Brattle Group provides consulting and expert testimony in economics, finance, and regulation to corporations, law firms, and governments around the world. We are distinguished by our credibility and the clarity of our insights, which arise from the stature of our experts, affiliations with leading international academics and industry specialists, and thoughtful, timely, and transparent work. Our clients value our commitment to providing clear, independent results that withstand critical review.

We assist our clients with complex intellectual property matters by providing innovative and rigorous economic analysis, combined with in-depth industry experience. We have extensive experience quantifying economic damages in both lost profits and reasonable royalty cases. We are able to identify the value of patented technologies from existing data, documents, and licenses, and we are proficient in the use of survey techniques to collect and analyze primary data on the value of the technology at issue. We have testified on behalf of both plaintiffs and defendants on damages in a wide range of industries, including medical devices, pharmaceuticals, computer hardware and software, telecommunications, navigation and location technologies, and consumer products.


About WilmerHale

WilmerHale offers unparalleled legal representation across a comprehensive range of practice areas—from intellectual property, litigation, and corporate to labor and employment, tax, regulatory issues and beyond—that are critical to the success of our clients. We practice at the very top of the legal profession and offer a cutting-edge blend of capabilities that enables us to handle deals and cases of any size and complexity.  We help clients at every stage of growth in all aspects of their business that involve the acquisition, exploitation or protection of intellectual property.  Clients across a broad spectrum of technologies and product categories receive full-service IP coverage, from patent and trademark to copyright and trade secret law.  The firm is 1,000 lawyers strong with 14 offices in the United States, Europe and Asia. For more information, please visit


About Pearne & Gordon LLP

Pearne & Gordon LLP is one of the largest and oldest intellectual property law firms in Cleveland. The firm specializes in patent, trademark, copyright, trade secret, unfair competition, and related intellectual property law and litigation matters. With roots dating back to the 1910’s, Pearne & Gordon has a long tradition of efficiently satisfying the intellectual property needs of its clients. In patent matters, the firm has experience in all areas of technology, including electronics, chemistry, mechanical engineering, ceramics engineering, manufacturing engineering, computers, software, biotechnology, nuclear science, machine design, pharmaceuticals and business methods.

As part of its full spectrum of intellectual property legal services, Pearne & Gordon provides patentability opinions, freedom-to-operate and infringement opinions, validity studies, trademark selection advice, license negotiations, intellectual property valuations, expert testimony, assistance in all aspects of patent, trademark and litigation matters, and other advice and consultation directed to intellectual property issues


About Analysis Group, Inc.

Since 1981, Analysis Group has provided expertise in economics, finance, health care analytics, and strategy to top law firms, Fortune 500 companies, global health care corporations, and government agencies. Our work is grounded in a collaborative approach that allows us to effectively integrate the best ideas from leading academic and industry experts with our more than 600 professionals. As a result, our clients receive thoughtful, pragmatic solutions to their most challenging business and litigation problems. Through our work in thousands of cases across multiple industries, we have become one of the largest economics consulting firms in North America, with 11 offices in the United States, Canada, and China. 


About Dunlap Bennett & Ludwig PLLC

Founded by two former Army officers in 2001 Dunlap Bennett & Ludwig is a veteran owned law firm handling a wide range of business matters including trademark and patent litigation, business disputes, government contracts, U.S. and international patents, trademarks, and copyrights for clients that include small and medium-sized established businesses and start-ups, Fortune 500 companies, and sovereign governments. Our attorneys come from diverse backgrounds and combine decades of experience to serve you and defend your interests with flexible solutions and fees.  With extensive state, Federal and appellate level trial experience, including both state and US Supreme Court appeals, Post Grant Review and Trademark Trial and Appeal Board and Federal Circuit experience, DBL is a firm you can trust to successfully go the distance in the largest and most complex cases at the best rates in the industry.