Intellectual Property

Building on principles of economics and finance, Compass Lexecon professionals have deep experience valuing intellectual property, estimating damages resulting from infringement of intellectual property, and determining reasonable royalty rates for patents, trademarks, copyrights, and trade secrets. We routinely use state-of-the-art methodologies in survey design and experimental settings. Our unparalleled industry knowledge, including in technology licensing and technology transfer, and our network of licensing experts is an excellent complement to damages analysis.

Our expertise in antitrust and industrial organization bolsters the above capabilities, allowing our experts to offer sophisticated analysis related to FRAND (Fair, Reasonable, and Non-Discriminatory) licensing, price erosion and lost profits, as well as monopolization issues as they might arise with respect to copyright or patent misuse.

In addition to intellectual property litigation, Compass Lexecon has applied its expertise in intellectual property in tax disputes, valuation matters, and economic analysis of transfer pricing.

Compass Lexecon economists have expertise in intellectual property areas including:

  • Damages
  • Determination of Reasonable Royalties
  • Survey Design and Experimental Studies
  • Valuation
  • Antitrust
  • Tax Disputes
  • Transfer Pricing
  • Joint Ventures