Copyright Infringement Expert Witnesses
What is a copyright infringement expert witness?
Copyright infringement expert witness candidates typically have a background in intellectual property law, and/or economic damages. Copyright infringement expert witnesses often have advanced degrees in law, economics, and/or finance, and may have specialty experience in areas of medical devices, software development, or media.
What types of cases require a copyright infringement expert witness?
Copyright law, a type of intellectual property law, protects original works of authorship. Examples of copyrighted work include, literature, musical compositions, art, motion pictures, and computer software.
Copyright infringement expert witness case examples
Cahn Litigation Services has placed experts for a wide variety of copyright infringement matters. Example cases have involved:
- reasonable royalty,
- Digital Millennium Copyright Act (DCMA),
- fair use,
- publicity rights, and
- unfair competition.
What litigation support work might a copyright infringement expert witness be expected to perform?
Litigation support by a copyright expert witness could include research, authoring expert reports, providing expert opinions, and/or testimony in court. An economic damages expert is often called upon to provide intellectual property valuation. In a high-profile case, or litigation involving a significant financial stake, a law firm may require a testifying expert with prior expert witness testimony experience.
The firm is skilled and experienced at identifying expert candidates to provide support for all types of intellectual property matters and is frequently called upon by law firm clients to locate specialists for copyright infringement cases, on behalf of either a defendant or plaintiff.
Cahn Litigation Services has the experience required to turn a search for a copyright infringement expert witness around quickly, providing the right balance of expertise and testimony experience.
Copyright Infringement Expert Witness - Representative Bios
Please Note: All Cahn Litigation expert witness searches are customized to attorneys' precise specifications and preferences. Attorneys are encouraged to discuss search parameters with a Cahn search specialist.
The below expert witness bios represent a small fraction of those Copyright Infringement experts known by Cahn Litigation Services. These bios are provided to give lawyers a sense of the Copyright Infringement landscape.