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S. Christian Platt, Partner, Paul Hastings LLP to Speak at KC’s How to Prove Damages in Patent, Trademark and Copyright Cases Live Webcast

New York, NY, January 03, 2013 --( The Knowledge Group/The Knowledge Congress Live Webcast Series, the leading producer of regulatory focused webcasts, has announced that S. Christian Platt, Partner, Paul Hastings LLP will moderate and speak at the Knowledge Congress’ webcast entitled: “How to Prove Damages in Patent, Trademark and Copyright Cases Live Webcast.” This event is scheduled on April 3, 2013 from 12:00 PM to 2:00 PM ET.

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Event Synopsis:

Intellectual property (IP) litigation presents a whole host of challenges for companies and attorneys especially in terms of estimating, calculating and proving patent damages.

This Live Webcast will teach attorneys, among other things, how to prove damages in patent, trademark and copyright cases, how to obtain more evidence, how to calculate and estimate IP damages and how to recognize and avoid common IP pitfalls. This is a must attend for all attorneys who need to be in the know with respect to intellectual property. The panel of thought leaders will be available to answer questions and illuminate the latest regulatory updates for participants.

About S. Christian Platt

S. Christian Platt is a partner in the Litigation department of Paul Hastings, where he leads the San Diego office’s intellectual property practice. Mr. Platt handles all aspects of complex intellectual property litigation, including patent infringement, trade secret and technology disputes. As a trial lawyer, Mr. Platt has successfully represented some of the world’s largest technology companies in their most complex patent disputes involving, in many instances, more than a billion dollars in potential damages. Mr. Platt routinely speaks and writes on damages issues, and received the 2011 Burton Award for Distinguished Legal Writing. Mr. Platt currently co-chairs the American Intellectual Property Law Association Subcommittee on Patent Damages.

About Paul Hastings LLP

Paul Hastings is a leading global law firm with offices throughout Asia, Europe, and the United States. The firm is ranked second on The American Lawyer’s A-List of the most successful law firms in America. Their lawyers provide innovative legal solutions to many of the world's top financial institutions and Fortune 500 companies. The firm offers a complete portfolio of services to support clients’ complex, often mission-critical needs – from structuring first-of-their-kind transactions to resolving complicated disputes to providing the savvy legal counsel that keeps business moving forward. Drawing on the firm’s dynamic, collaborative, and entrepreneurial culture, their lawyers work across practices, offices, and borders to provide innovative, seamless legal counsel. Please visit for more information.

About The Knowledge Group, LLC/The Knowledge Congress Live Webcast Series

The Knowledge Congress is a series of live webcasts produced by The Knowledge Group, LLC, which examine trends, regulatory, and technology changes across a variety of industries. Its mission is to produce unbiased, objective, and educational live webcasts that examine industry trends and regulatory changes from a variety of different perspectives. The goal is to deliver a unique multilevel analysis of an important issue affecting business in a highly focused format.

The organization brings together the world's leading authorities and industry participants through informative two-hour webcasts to study the impact of changes and emerging trends. Hear from leading government officials/regulators, key thought leaders, and industry experts objectively analyze the latest trends and issues and their impact on industries. For further details, please visit the organization’s website:
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