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Online CLE IP Valuation CLE

IP Valuation and Damages: Nuts and Bolts in 2019

Live Webcast Date: Wednesday, December 05, 2018 from 12:00 pm to 1:00 pm (ET)
Intellectual Property Law (CLE)Recording

Online CLE IP Valuation

Join us for this Knowledge Group Online CLE IP Valuation Webinar. The growing area of intellectual property (IP) disputes has gone critical over the years, thus, implying the IP owners’ need for an intricate valuation process particularly concerning damage claims. Valuing such intangible assets is crucial for the growth and development of businesses. Therefore, companies must be abreast of the recent trends and developments in IP valuation.

In this Webcast, a notable panel of distinguished leaders and intellectual property professionals brought together by The Knowledge Group will provide and present an in-depth analysis of the fundamentals as well as recent updates in intellectual property valuation. They will also share practical tips in calculating damages in IP litigation. Speakers will go beyond the basics and present a sneak peek of what lies ahead in 2019.

Key topics include:

  • IP Valuation Methods – An Overview
  • Recent Trends and Developments
  • Calculating Damages in IP Litigation
  • Pitfalls and Best Practices
  • What Lies Ahead

Agenda

SEGMENT 1:
Shogo Hamasaki , Manager
Analysis Group
  • US patent litigation trends
    • More patents lots of litigation
    • Size of damages awards
    • Eastern District of Texas as a Venue
    • Growth of Daubert
  • Current Issues/Hot topics
    • Non US damages
    • EMVR/SSPU
    • Comparables

SEGMENT 2:
Philip Green, Principal
Hoffman Alvary & Company LLC
  1. How to value IP?
    1. Cost
    2. Income
    3. Market
  2. Different standards and reports
  3. Issue: Value generally not at issue in infringement / misappropriation cases.
    1. Valuations generally not specific enough to get a single asset value in infringement cases
    2. Loss of value generally not an indicator of damages.
  4. But, valuations can be used to help measure damages in patent infringement cases. Discuss how:
    1. Purchase price allocations
    2. Guidelines for expected returns
    3. Excess earnings as basis for maximum royalty
    4. Discount rates – evaluation of risk
  5. Valuation can also be used to measure damages in copyright/trademark cases. Discuss how:
    1. Brand value decline
    2. Arguably royalty rates for TM
    3. Issues – usually comes from PPAs, and usually overstated
  6. Trade secrets – valuations as measures of damages?
  7. Conclusion: Interplay between ordinary course valuations and damages – words to the wise.

Who Should Attend

  • Intellectual Property and Related Attorneys
  • IP Asset Managers
  • IP Portfolio Managers
  • Patent Attorneys
  • Copyright Lawyers
  • Trademark Lawyers
  • Risk and Compliance Officers
  • In-house Counsel
  • Private Companies
  • Other Related/Interested Professionals

Online CLE IP Valuation

SEGMENT 1:
Shogo Hamasaki , Manager
Analysis Group
  • US patent litigation trends
    • More patents lots of litigation
    • Size of damages awards
    • Eastern District of Texas as a Venue
    • Growth of Daubert
  • Current Issues/Hot topics
    • Non US damages
    • EMVR/SSPU
    • Comparables

SEGMENT 2:
Philip Green, Principal
Hoffman Alvary & Company LLC
  1. How to value IP?
    1. Cost
    2. Income
    3. Market
  2. Different standards and reports
  3. Issue: Value generally not at issue in infringement / misappropriation cases.
    1. Valuations generally not specific enough to get a single asset value in infringement cases
    2. Loss of value generally not an indicator of damages.
  4. But, valuations can be used to help measure damages in patent infringement cases. Discuss how:
    1. Purchase price allocations
    2. Guidelines for expected returns
    3. Excess earnings as basis for maximum royalty
    4. Discount rates – evaluation of risk
  5. Valuation can also be used to measure damages in copyright/trademark cases. Discuss how:
    1. Brand value decline
    2. Arguably royalty rates for TM
    3. Issues – usually comes from PPAs, and usually overstated
  6. Trade secrets – valuations as measures of damages?
  7. Conclusion: Interplay between ordinary course valuations and damages – words to the wise.

Online CLE IP Valuation

Online CLE IP Valuation

Shogo Hamasaki ManagerAnalysis Group

Shogo Hamasaki is a manager at Analysis Group, one of the largest economic consulting firms. He specializes in the application of microeconomics to complex intellectual property and antitrust matters. Dr. Hamasaki’s recent work has focused on the economic analysis of contracts in innovation settings; evaluation of the economic impact of various legal and governmental interventions; and analyses of intellectual property, including reasonable royalty, commercial success, and fair, reasonable, and nondiscriminatory (FRAND) determinations. His case work has spanned a variety of industries, including mobile technology, pharmaceuticals, and entertainment.

Online CLE IP Valuation

Philip GreenPrincipalHoffman Alvary & Company LLC

Phil Green is one of the four founding Principals of Hoffman Alvary. For over twenty years, his practice has focused on intellectual property, valuation and business consulting areas. Throughout his career he has valued technical and other types of intangibles in broad range of industries including: computer software and hardware, pharmaceutical, banking, insurance, automotive and other manufacturers as well as service organizations. His clients have ranged from Fortune 100 companies, to educational institutions and individual inventors and start-up entities. He has testified in trials in state and federal courts on over 40 occasions throughout the country.

Prior to starting Hoffman Alvary in 1996, Mr. Green was a senior manager at Price Waterhouse LLP.  Mr. Green is a licensed Certified Public Accountant and an Accredited Senior Appraiser in Business Valuation by the American Society of Appriasers.


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Online CLE IP Valuation

Course Level:
   Intermediate

Advance Preparation:
   Print and review course materials

Method Of Presentation:
   On-demand Webcast

Prerequisite:
   NONE

Course Code:
   147539

NY Category of CLE Credit:
   Areas of Professional Practice

Total Credit:
    1.0 CLE

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About the Knowledge Group

The Knowledge Group

The Knowledge Group has been a leading global provider of Continuing Education (CLE, CPE) for over 13 Years. We produce over 450 LIVE webcasts annually and have a catalog of over 4,000 on-demand courses.

About the Knowledge Group

The Knowledge Group

The Knowledge Group has been a leading global provider of Continuing Education (CLE, CPE) for over 13 Years. We produce over 450 LIVE webcasts annually and have a catalog of over 4,000 on-demand courses.

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.

Website: https://www.analysisgroup.com

Hoffman Alvary & Company is a consulting firm providing independent advisory services to law firms, their clients and other institutions worldwide. 

The firm’s Intellectual Property and Valuation Consulting practices assist companies and their counsel in a broad range of areas including expert witness testimony, licensing matters, valuations and general business consulting.  The firm’s principals are experienced in determining and testifying to the amount of damages arising from the infringement of intellectual properties, and as well as in analyzing financial, accounting and economic issues in investigations before the International Trade Commission.

The firm’s Law Firm Consulting practice focuses on management consulting to major law firms throughout the United States, Canada, the UK and Europe, and works regularly with nearly half the AmLaw 100 and AmLaw Second Hundred firms in their strategic and tactical considerations.

For more information on Hoffman Alvary, visit www.hoffmanalvary.com.

Website: https://hoffmanalvary.com/

Shogo Hamasaki is a manager at Analysis Group, one of the largest economic consulting firms. He specializes in the application of microeconomics to complex intellectual property and antitrust matters. Dr. Hamasaki’s recent work has focused on the economic analysis of contracts in innovation settings; evaluation of the economic impact of various legal and governmental interventions; and analyses of intellectual property, including reasonable royalty, commercial success, and fair, reasonable, and nondiscriminatory (FRAND) determinations. His case work has spanned a variety of industries, including mobile technology, pharmaceuticals, and entertainment.

Phil Green is one of the four founding Principals of Hoffman Alvary. For over twenty years, his practice has focused on intellectual property, valuation and business consulting areas. Throughout his career he has valued technical and other types of intangibles in broad range of industries including: computer software and hardware, pharmaceutical, banking, insurance, automotive and other manufacturers as well as service organizations. His clients have ranged from Fortune 100 companies, to educational institutions and individual inventors and start-up entities. He has testified in trials in state and federal courts on over 40 occasions throughout the country.

Prior to starting Hoffman Alvary in 1996, Mr. Green was a senior manager at Price Waterhouse LLP.  Mr. Green is a licensed Certified Public Accountant and an Accredited Senior Appraiser in Business Valuation by the American Society of Appriasers.

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