How to Prove Reasonable Royalty in Patent Damages

Broadcast Date: Tuesday, June 04, 2013 from 12:00 pm to 2:00 pm (ET)
corporate law
John B. Scherling
Krista F. Holt
Steven Yovits
Thomas W. Jenkins
DeForest McDuff, Ph.D.


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