IPFC Corp. (“IPFC”) is an independent consulting firm that specializes in providing financial and economic assessments of intellectual property assets. Our professionals possess decades of experience providing financial consulting, valuation, damages analysis, and expert witness services to law firms and corporate clients in patent, trade secret, trademark, trade name, trade dress, and copyright infringement matters. Further, IPFC provides financial assessments in other types of corporate disputes, licensing negotiations, and for corporate finance purposes. IPFC has provided opinions and expert testimony in state and federal court, evaluating financial and economic damages in the form of lost profits, price erosion, reasonable royalties, convoyed sales, costs, unjust enrichment, and corrective advertising, among others. IPFC also has provided expert testimony before the International Trade Commission related to public interest, domestic industry, remedy, and bond issues in Section 337 investigations.
Founded a century ago, Vinson & Elkins is an international law firm with over 650 attorneys in 15 offices across the globe. V&E lawyers provide legal services to some of the world's largest and most sophisticated business enterprises, addressing a multitude of challenging litigation, transactional and regulatory matters. Our firm established its Intellectual Property practice in 1927, one of the first for U.S. firms, which remains an essential part of V&E today. From litigation, post-grant proceedings and patent prosecution to licensing and other transactions, our intellectual property lawyers combine tremendous legal acumen with technical backgrounds in areas such as engineering, chemistry, and life sciences to develop comprehensive solutions for our clients’ IP needs.
Baker Botts is a globally respected law firm whose reach and depth of understanding help deliver better, more innovative solutions to our clients. Our intellectual property lawyers offer a full-service IP practice, including strategic IP counseling; patent and trademark acquisition; patent, trademark, copyright and trade secret litigation; and copyright management and licensing in industries encompassing telecom, software, semiconductor, life sciences, energy, financial services, retail and more. The vast majority of our IP lawyers hold at least one engineering or science degree, and our IP practice consistently ranks in the top five in surveys by various prestigious publications. Most recently, Baker Botts’ Intellectual Property Practice was named the 2015 Texas Lawyer IP Litigation Department of the Year.
Fish & Richardson is a global intellectual property law firm offering patent, trademark and copyright prosecution and counseling, intellectual property litigation, and commercial litigation services. The firm has more than 400 attorneys and technology specialists in the U.S. and Europe. Our success is rooted in our creative and inclusive culture, which values the diversity of people, experiences, and perspectives. Fish is the No. 1 U.S. patent litigation firm, handling nearly three times as many cases as its nearest competitor; a powerhouse patent and trademark prosecution firm; a top-tier trademark and copyright litigation firm; and the No. 1 firm at the Patent Trial and Appeal Board, with more cases than any other firm. Since 1878, Fish attorneys have been winning cases worth billions in controversy – often by making new law – for the world’s most innovative and influential technology leaders. For more information, visit https://www.fr.com or follow us at @FishRichardson