Description: Reviewed 84 patents for observability and ease of investigation in a patent matter between two major data communications vendors. Prepared a report.
Client: Martin Dubord Bernier & Stevens
Project: Multi-Party Contract Dispute
Description: In a contract performance dispute involving three parties where business critical data was lost, reviewed existing documentation and in a report opined where the negligence for the lost data lay. The matter was favorably settled just prior to my deposition.
Client: Immigrant Legal Advocacy Project
Project: Immigrant Legal Advocacy Project Telephone System
Description: As a pro bono project, analyzed the networking requirements, solicited bids, and recommended a networking vendor for ILAP.
Client: GTE Corp
Project: SENET/DAX Converged Communications Concept Development
Description: Performed fundamental research into techniques to transport voice over a packet switched network in a converged environment. Developed viable approaches to do so.
Client: Cooperative Communications
Project: Cooperative New Business Area Evaluations
Description: Developed new strategies to provide services that are independent of the embedded local exchange carrier (Verizon) as well as new services.
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.
Project: Data Network Patent Review
Description: Reviewed four data networking patents for market value and prepared a report.
Project: Consultant Liaison Program Development
Description: Consultant to 3COM for the development of its consultant relations program.