Client: Confidential Client

Project: Dialing Plan Patent Matter

Description: Evaluated three patents for alleged infringement. Prepared documentation regarding the definition of terms. Testified at a Markman Hearing in Federal Court. Prepared a pre-trial report for the court. The matter favorably settled for my client.

Client: Confidential Client

Project: Antitrust Matter

Description: Prepared business and residential customer surveys for a government organization regarding antitrust behavior by a vendor with their IT tool. Directed the survey of 8000 residential customers and 4000 business customers in eight countries and the subsequent statistical analysis. The defendant settled shortly after the submission of the survey results.

Client: Confidential Client

Project: Cable Television Expert Guidance

Description: Provided expert advice to an attorney in a cable TV matter.

Client: Confidential Client

Project: Call Center Intellectual Property Evaluation

Description: Reviewed 44 ACD and Call Center patents and developed a claims matrix relative to competitors' products.

Client: Confidential Client

Project: Call Center Intellectual Property Relevance Analysis

Description: Evaluated the call center patents of a major equipment vendor to determine their relevance to other technologies. This evaluation demonstrated the patents had relevance in telecommunications that was far beyond call centers. The vendor then pursued enforcing the patents in these new areas.

Client: Confidential Client

Project: MPLS Patent Defense

Description: Developed the defense strategy for a start up telecommunications equipment manufacturer when it was sued for multiple patent infringements by a major equipment vendor. The technologies involved included data network routing and routing protocols including MPLS. The work resulted in a highly favorable out of court settlement.

Client: Confidential Client

Project: Call Center Product Development

Description: Provided an assessment of future call center applications and performance requirements to the executive management of a start up call center developer.

Client: Confidential Client

Project: Networking Contract Dispute Rebuttal Declaration Preparation

Description: Prepared a rebuttal declaration report in a contract dispute over the definition of the words network, private network, and intranet in a matter where residents of a community contended the developer did not provide the required intranet. The court accepted my definitions.