Intellectual Property


For clients involved in intellectual property (IP) disputes, Compass Lexecon’s economic experts provide advice and testimony, applying state-of-the-art economic thinking and in-depth knowledge of valuation, financial, and empirical analysis.

Our IP analyses are founded on a deep understanding of innovation economics, competition, markets, and financial and empirical analysis. Our economists tailor their approach to the unique facts and requirements of each case.

Compass Lexecon’s economic consulting services extend across a variety of IP areas including:

  • Estimating damages
  • Determination of reasonable royalties and lost profits for:
    • Patents
    • Trademarks
    • Copyrights
    • Trade secrets
  • Valuation of IP
  • Antitrust
  • Tax disputes
  • Transfer pricing
  • Mergers & acquisitions and joint ventures
  • Economic research and policy work

Our economic experts are adept at IP valuation, and leverage skills in economic and finance theory, empirical analyses, and survey and experimental studies to develop valuation approaches to meet the unique needs of each client and case

IP matters lie at the intersection of law and economics and require thorough, up-to-date knowledge of both fields. Compass Lexecon's expertise in valuation work is supported by innovative methodologies and original research that provides clients with detailed, authoritative advice and testimony on IP matters in any industry.


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