Robert B. Goldman, Vice President, Charles River Associates to Speak at the Knowledge Group’s A Practical Guide on ITC Section 337 Investigations

This event is scheduled for Tuesday, September 29, 2020 from 12:00 PM to 1:00 PM (ET).

For further details, please visit: https://www.theknowledgegroup.org/webcasts/itc-section-337-investigations-in-2019/

About Robert B. Goldman
Robert Goldman is a Vice President in the Intellectual Property practice of Charles River Associates where for more than 20 years he has assisted clients in valuing intellectual property assets for a variety of business purposes, developing and implementing strategies for managing and realizing value from their IP portfolios, and assessing damages in IP litigation. He has consulted in hundreds of matters involving the valuation of intellectual property including determination of damages, mergers and acquisitions, licensing and sale transactions, tax, and other purposes, with a focus on valuation of patent portfolios. Mr. Goldman’s litigation experience includes the determination of reasonable royalty, lost profits and/or unjust enrichment in patent infringement, trade secret misappropriation, and copyright matters, analysis of the economic prong of the domestic industry requirement in Section 337 ITC investigations, commercial success analyses in PTAB IPRs, and the valuation of patent portfolios in bankruptcy matters.

About Charles River Associates
Charles River Associates is a leading global consulting firm that offers economic, financial, and strategy expertise to major law firms, corporations, accounting firms, and governments around the world.

With proven skills in complex cases and exceptional strength in analytics, CRA consultants have provided astute guidance to clients in thousands of successful engagements. We offer litigation and regulatory support, business strategy and planning, market and demand forecasting, policy analysis, and risk management consulting.

Our success stems from the outstanding capabilities of our consultants, many of whom are recognized as experts in their respective fields; our close relationships with a select group of respected academic and industry experts; and from a corporate philosophy that stresses interdisciplinary collaboration and responsive service.

Event Synopsis:
U.S. International Trade Commission (ITC) investigations have been on the rise over the past years. Just in the first quarter of 2020, a significant increase in the number of lawsuits and ancillary cases have been launched, as well as inquiries underway. The ITC also continues its efforts and investigations under Section 337 despite the extended postponement of its in-person hearings because of the current COVID-19 pandemic.

Given the increasing number of complaints and risks of exclusion orders, companies should be aware of the methods used to avoid or terminate investigations under Section 337. They must also be cautious of the new developments especially with the prevalence of COVID-19.
In this LIVE Webcast, ITC litigation lawyers Daniel M. McGavock (Charles River Associates) and Cyrus Frelinghuysen (Greenberg Traurig, LLP) will provide the audience with an in-depth analysis of recent ITC Section 337 investigations. Speakers will also present important issues surrounding this significant topic including the risks and opportunities amid the COVID-19 pandemic.

Key Issues:
• Overview of ITC Section 337 Investigations
• Recent ITC Notice
• Trends and Updates Amid COVID-19
• Risks and Opportunities
• Outlook

About The Knowledge Group
Founded in November 2006, The Knowledge Group has been at the forefront of providing quality continuing education programs for lawyers, accountants, financial executives, risk and compliance specialists, human resources professionals, technology officers, and business consultants in a wide range of industries.

The Knowledge Group strives to be the best-in-class provider of continuing education by bringing forth relevant content you can’t get anywhere else. To contact or register to an event, please visit: http://theknowledgegroup.org/.

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