Daubert Motion and Patent Challenges in the 2018 Landscape: Significant Trends and Updates
While U.S. courts continue to battle with the determination of patent damages, Daubert motions have also been increasingly used in patent litigation. As courts address the issue of burden versus the admissibility of expert testimony, the use and misuse of data in Daubert motion becomes a common challenge. Given this, federal judges should thoroughly assess expert testimony and analysis.
In a LIVE Webcast, a panel of thought leaders and practitioners assembled by The Knowledge Group will discuss the significant trends and latest updates on Daubert motions, especially in the ever-dynamic patent landscape. They will also provide best practices and practical tips in analyzing and managing challenges and pitfalls.
Key topics include:
- Daubert Motion: An Overview
- The Extent of a Daubert Challenge
- Key Trends of Daubert Motion in the 2018 Landscape
- Analyzing and Managing Challenges and Pitfalls
- What Lies Ahead
James J. Donohue, Vice President
Charles River Associates
- Daubert and Federal Rule of Evidence 702 Overview
- Recent Daubert Challenges and Decisions Trends (2016 to 1H 2018)
- Specific Daubert Topics and Challenges
John C. Jarosz, Managing Principal
Analysis Group, Inc.
- Areas of some certainty arising from recent Daubert rulings
- Areas of uncertainty reflected in recent Daubert rulings
- Case law guideposts
Who Should Attend:
- Litigation Support Specialists
- Patent Attorneys
- Patent Consultants
- Patent Litigators
- IP Attorneys
- In-house Counsel
- Technical Specialists
Mr. Donohue is a Vice President with Charles River Associates, a global business, financial, and economics consulting firm. He has provided valuation and damages consulting services in intellectual property, valuation, and forensic accounting engagements for more than 25 years. He has provided expert testimony in federal, state, and bankruptcy courts, as well as in various arbitration venues, including the International Chamber of Commerce and the American Arbitration Association. Outside of litigation he has valued IP, intangibles, businesses, and various other assets and liabilities for transaction, financial reporting, tax, and bankruptcy matters.
He has provided his clients with strategic guidance during all stages of the litigation process and has been involved in numerous trials and arbitrations. He has calculated damages in patent, trademark, trade secret, and copyright disputes across a wide range of industries. Mr. Donohue has also advised clients on various IP strategy and licensing engagements, including valuation and strategic consulting for licensing transactions and financial reporting. His IP strategy consulting has included IP licensing and acquisition assistance, IP-focused fairness opinions, and private auction patent portfolio sales.
Mr. Donohue is a certified public accountant and has a BS in accountancy from Villanova University. He is also a certified valuation analyst and is accredited in business valuation.
Mr. Donohue is a Vice President with Charles River Associates, a global business, financial, and economics consulting firm. He has …
Mr. Jarosz, a managing principal with Analysis Group and director of the firm’s Washington, D.C. office, is an economist who specializes in applied microeconomics and industrial organization. He has provided strategy consultation across a wide range of industries and delivered expert testimony in hundreds of depositions, trials, and hearings. His focus is on matters involving intellectual property, licensing, commercial damages, and antitrust. Most of his IP work is in the areas of damages estimation, valuation, commercial success, licensing terms, and irreparable harm.
A frequent author and lecturer on the economics of intellectual property protection, until recently, Mr. Jarosz was the editor of Eckstrom’s Licensing in Foreign and Domestic Operations: The Forms and Substance of Licensing, and his articles and papers have been published in the Stanford Technology Law Review, the Federal Circuit Bar Journal, les Nouvelles: Journal of The Licensing Executives Society, The Journal of Business Valuation, and the Journal of the Patent and Trademark Office Society. Among other things, Mr. Jarosz has given presentations at various meetings of the Licensing Executives Society and the Association of University Technology Managers, was one of IP Law 360’s Voices of the Bar, and has taught classes at Georgetown University Law Center, George Washington University Law School, Columbia Business School, and the U.S. Patent and Trademark Office.
Mr. Jarosz, a managing principal with Analysis Group and director of the firm’s Washington, D.C. office, is an economist who …
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Method of Presentation:
On-demand Webcast; Group-Internet Based
Experience in intellectual property law
NY Category of CLE Credit:
Areas of Professional Practice
NASBA Field of Study:
Business Law – Technical
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About Charles River Associates
Charles River Associates is a leading global consulting firm that offers economic, financial, and strategy expertise to major law firms, corporations, accounting firms, and governments around the world.
With proven skills in complex cases and exceptional strength in analytics, CRA consultants have provided astute guidance to clients in thousands of successful engagements. We offer litigation and regulatory support, business strategy and planning, market and demand forecasting, policy analysis, and risk management consulting.
Our success stems from the outstanding capabilities of our consultants, many of whom are recognized as experts in their respective fields; our close relationships with a select group of respected academic and industry experts; and from a corporate philosophy that stresses interdisciplinary collaboration and responsive service.
About Analysis Group, Inc.
Analysis Group is one of the largest economics consulting firms, with more than 850 professionals across 14 offices in North America, Europe, and Asia. Since 1981, we have provided expertise in economics, finance, health care analytics, and strategy to top law firms, Fortune Global 500 companies, and government agencies worldwide. Our internal experts, together with our network of affiliated experts from academia, industry, and government, offer our clients exceptional breadth and depth of expertise.