Speaking Engagement

Recent Developments in Reasonable Royalty Damages

Damages & Injunctions Committee of the Intellectual Property Owners Association Patent Damages Summit

24 May 2016 09:30 a.m. - 11:00 a.m.

Sheraton Hotel Palo Alto
625 El Camino Real
Palo Alto, CA 94301

This session will address the impact of recent cases on license comparability, the use of the SSPPU, and the role of claim scope on damages. Panelists will explore the potential traps and best practices associated with reasonable royalty damages including: What are comparable licenses and settlements; what is the role of the claim scope in reasonable royalty damage analyses; what is the future of the SSPPU; and how do these changes apply in multi-featured or multi-patented products.


  • Karen Weil, Knobbe, Martens, Olson & Bear, LLP, Los Angeles, CA


  • Charles Barquist, Morrison & Foerster, LLP, Los Angeles, CA
  • John Jarosz, Analysis Group, Washington, DC
  • Prof. A. Douglas Melamed, Stanford Law School, Stanford, CA
  • Joseph Shear, Google Inc., Mountain View, CA



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