May Expert Use Valuation With Unknown Discounts for Royalty Analysis?

Business Valuation UpdateVol. 20 No. 4
Legal and Court Case Update
April 2014
7371 Computer Programming Services
541511 Custom Computer Programming Services
intellectual property
patent infringement, daubert, expert testimony, discount, georgia-pacific, reasonable royalty, lump sum license

Robocast, Inc. v. Microsoft Corp. (I)
2014 U.S. Dist. LEXIS 5836
January 16, 2014
US
Federal Court
Delaware
United States District Court
Creighton Hoffman (plaintiff); Christopher Martinez (defendant)
Andrews

Summary

Court says no requirement exists that expert’s royalty analysis only consider transactions that are both technologically and economically comparable and finds Daubert allows for a reasonable royalty calculation based on a valuation of patent in suit embed ...

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Robocast, Inc. v. Microsoft Corp. (I)

Court says no requirement exists that expert’s royalty analysis only consider transactions that are both technologically and economically comparable and finds Daubert allows for a reasonable royalty calculation based on a valuation of patent in suit embed ...