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: Kanas Telecom

Project: Kanas Network System Reliability, Maintainability, & Availability Analysis

Description: Calculated the availability of Kanas Telecom's fiber, microwave, and satellite network backbone in Alaska to demonstrate it met contractual obligations. The network was a complex SONET ring with many interlocking rings and sub-rings.