Patent Infringement: Practical Guide and Best Practices to Prove Royalty Damages

Broadcast Date: Thursday, December 08, 2016 from 12:00 pm to 2:00 pm (ET)
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Thomas J. Wimbiscus
Scott Cragun
Mark Pedigo
Jeffrey Snell


About McAndrews, Held & Malloy, Ltd.

McAndrews boasts one of the most highly regarded teams of intellectual property attorneys in the United States.  It offers a deep bench of experts in patents, trademarks, copyrights, trade secrets, and unfair competition. McAndrews was recognized as among the top 10% of U.S. IP litigation firms.  The recognition is based on an on-going, comprehensive survey by an independent legal market consulting firm (BTI) that draws on over 4000+ decision-makers at top-spending companies.

While perhaps best known for its record of litigation success (including a recent $240M jury trial victory that was affirmed by the U.S. Supreme Court concerning the standard for “willful infringement”), McAndrews is also recognized as a leading firm in IP procurement, post-grant proceedings, IP opinions and investigations, and global portfolio management.  The firm was ranked 2nd by AIM among the top law firms in the U.S. for highest quality patents over all industries.

Firm clients include multinational corporations, Fortune 500 companies, startups, and world-renowned universities.  The firm offers an intense focus on IP and complex technology law, handling all types of work from bet-the-company litigation to day-to-day IP management.


About Echelon Analytics

Echelon Analytics is a recognized leader in economic and financial analysis, expert witness services, financial investigation, forensic accounting, and business consulting. From its offices in Dallas, Houston, and Salt Lake City, the firm works with law firms, corporations, government entities, and private individuals across the United States and internationally in matters involving commercial damages, intellectual property disputes and valuation, and banking and finance litigation.

Echelon assists clients involved in commercial disputes and high‐stakes litigation, as well as those needing help assessing value and risk in the context of pre‐litigation, mergers and acquisitions, joint ventures, licensing, and sales. Clients trust Echelon with their most important matters because Echelon’s expertise allows it to move forward with confidence that the opinions provided are well‐supported by the most comprehensive research and analysis. Clients also appreciate Echelon’s ability to deliver very complex information in an organized and easy‐to‐understand way for the audiences who will use the information to make important decisions, such as juries, investors, and government agencies. Learn more about Echelon at


About RGL Forensics

RGL Forensics is a multidisciplinary forensic accounting and consulting firm delivering accurate and reliable financial analysis to the insurance, legal, corporate and public sectors.

We specialize in the quantification of economic damages and financial analysis in disputes of all kinds. RGL provides comprehensive forensic accounting, corporate finance, fraud investigation and expert testimony services, going beyond the numbers to deliver financial clarity in the most complex situations.

At every stage of dispute resolution and at mediation, arbitration or litigation, clients rely on RGL to deliver financial analysis that withstands the toughest scrutiny.

27 offices | 5 continents | 1 firm


About Global Economics Group LLC

Global Economics Group brings together world-class thought leaders, highly experienced experts who have presented before courts and regulatory bodies worldwide, ex industry executives with deep practical experience and a multi-disciplinary staff including econometricians and finance economists.  Its mission is to provide independent and rigorous economic analysis in complex legal, regulatory, and policy matters throughout the world.  Global Economic Group experts have worked on some of the most significant legal and regulatory matters of the last quarter century and have worked for many leading corporations and government agencies.