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Krista Holt, President and CEO of GreatBridge Consulting, Inc. to Speak at KC’s How to Prove Reasonable Royalty in Patent Damages Live Webcast

New York, NY, February 09, 2013 --( The Knowledge Group/The Knowledge Congress Live Webcast Series, the leading producer of regulatory focused webcasts, has announced today that Krista Holt, President and CEO of GreatBridge Consulting, Inc., will speak at a 2-hour webcast entitled “How to Prove Reasonable Royalty in Patent Damages LIVE Webcast.” This event is scheduled for June 4, 2013 from 12pm-2pm (ET).

About Krista Holt

Krista F. Holt is the President and CEO of GreatBridge Consulting. Ms. Holt has testified on lost profits, determination of reasonable royalties, accounting of defendant’s profits, and intellectual property valuations in patent, trademark, trade secret, copyright, false advertising, antitrust, and breach of contract cases. She has testified at trial in both Federal and State courts.

Ms. Holt previously served as Vice President at The Kenrich Group, a national business and litigation consulting firm, where she founded and managed the Intellectual Property practice. Prior to that, Ms. Holt founded and led the Washington, D.C. Expert Testimony Practice and National Survey Practice as a Managing Director for Ocean Tomo, a firm providing financial products and services related to intellectual property.

Prior to its acquisition by Ocean Tomo, Ms. Holt was a Senior Consultant for Tait Advisory Services’ Intellectual Property Practice. She also served as Senior Financial Officer of a manufacturing wholesaler and an engineering firm, and as the Director of Marketing at a prominent marketing firm. Ms. Holt holds an MBA from the University of Louisville and a BA from Wake Forest University.

About GreatBridge Consulting, Inc.

GreatBridge is a national consulting firm specializing in litigation, valuation and survey services for matters involving intellectual property, antitrust and commercial damages. GreatBridge’s experts testify on economic damages, valuation, licensing and surveys. We also conduct asset and enterprise valuations and provide business consulting.

Our professionals provide expert services for complex commercial litigation involving claims of intellectual property infringement, false advertising, breach of contract, unfair competition and failure to pay royalties. They also provide economic, financial, accounting, statistical, marketing and survey consulting on a wide range of intellectual property matters, including the valuation and licensing of patents, trade secrets, trademarks and copyrights. Additionally, GreatBridge designs surveys that provide answers to a variety of issues in litigation, including basis of demand, inducement to infringe, extent of allegedly infringing use, class certification, trademark confusion and secondary meaning.

Event Synopsis:

This webcast is designed for attorneys, in-house counsels and other professionals involved with patent transactions and patent litigation and will provide fundamental information on how to successfully prove reasonable royalty in patent damages.

The panel of key thought leaders and practitioners will present their findings and best practices in calculating reasonable royalty and will also discuss the following:

• Decisions on recent patent damages cases and their impact to the industry
• Analysis and usage of Georgia-Pacific and Entire Market Value Rule
• Examining 3-key elements impacted by the recent Federal Circuit rulings, namely:
- the use of technology agreements;
- profit splitting; and
- the application of the entire market value rule
• Up to the minute regulatory changes

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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