New York, NY, January 08, 2019 --(PR.com
)-- The Knowledge Group/The Knowledge Congress Live Webcast Series, the leading producer of regulatory focused webcasts, has announced today that Steven Herscovici, Principal with The Brattle Group, will speak at The Knowledge Group’s webcast entitled: “Expert Evidence in IP Litigation: What You Must Know and Do in the 2019 Landscape.” This event is scheduled for Thursday, January 10, 2019 from 12:00 pm to 2:00 pm, Eastern Time.
For further details, please visit: https://www.theknowledgegroup.org/webcasts/expert-evidence-in-ip-litigation/
About Steven Herscovici
Steven Herscovici, a Principal with The Brattle Group in Boston, specializes in the application of economics, finance, and data analysis to litigation and other complex business issues. He has extensive experience managing large economic consulting projects, many involving multiple expert witnesses. Dr. Herscovici has also presented economic analyses to corporate boards and executives, and to federal and state agencies such as the Departments of Justice and Treasury, Federal Trade Commission, Securities and Exchange Commission, and state Attorneys General.
Dr. Herscovici has significant experience working on matters involving copyrights, trademarks, trade secrets, and other intellectual property. He has provided economic analyses in numerous high-profile music licensing and copyright infringement cases. He has also worked on trademark and false advertising matters. Many of these matters involve designing surveys and/or analyzing existing consumer research.
On matters of public policy, Dr. Herscovici was a coauthor of the report commissioned by the Office of the Governor for the Commonwealth of Massachusetts to evaluate the Boston 2024 bid for the 2024 Summer Olympic Games. He also has coauthored amicus briefs with other academic and consulting economists on antitrust issues involving the pharmaceutical industry.
About The Brattle Group
The Brattle Group provides consulting and expert testimony in economics, finance, and regulation to corporations, law firms, and governments around the world. We are distinguished by our credibility and the clarity of our insights, which arise from the stature of our experts, affiliations with leading international academics and industry specialists, and thoughtful, timely, and transparent work. Our clients value our commitment to providing clear, independent results.
Brattle’s intellectual property group has a proven track record of successful case execution, and has submitted expert reports in over 100 IP matters. Our Principals have expertise in patent infringement damages, theft of trade secrets, contract disputes, and trademark and false advertising. Our collective experience spans a wide range of industries, including medical devices, pharmaceuticals, biologic drugs, computer hardware and software, telecommunications, navigation and location technologies, and consumer products.
Expert witnesses play a vital role in an intellectual property (IP) litigation, particularly in cases where technology is intricate and an evidence outside a juror’s common knowledge must be presented. Therefore, it would be wise for attorneys who are IP practitioners, irrespective of their focus, to keep themselves abreast of the recent trends and developments concerning the use of these experts in IP litigation. This will help them realize the optimum benefit from the expert, thus, giving more value to their clients as well.
Join a panel of key thought leaders and professionals assembled by The Knowledge Group as they bring the audience to a road beyond the basics of Expert Evidence in IP Litigation and as they delve into the depth-analysis of the current trends and recent court rulings involving expert witnesses. Speakers will also provide the audience with practical strategies in bringing out the best in these lawsuits using expert evidence in a rapidly evolving legal climate.
Key topics include:
• Expert Evidence in IP Litigation: Recent Trends and Developments
• Notable Cases
• Maximizing Expert Evidence’s Potential
• Pitfalls and Risk Issues
• Practical IP Litigation Strategies in 2019
• What Lies Ahead
About The Knowledge Group/The Knowledge Congress Live Webcast Series
The Knowledge Group was established with the mission to produce unbiased, objective, and educational live webinars 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. To contact or register for an event, please visit: http://theknowledgegroup.org/