Early Case Assessment

 
 

Early Case Assessment

Typical Elements

Every engagement is unique, but elements of an assessment include:


  1. Analysis of the plaintiff’s broader portfolio

  2. Plaintiff litigation history

  3. For the patents in dispute:

  4. Summary of the patents in dispute

  5. Expert claim analysis and review of plaintiff’s assertions

  6. Novelty search and analysis

  7. Review of common procedural errors

  8. Range of expected royalties


In some cases, you may want to counter-assert or negotiate with a practicing entity.  Additional elements may include:

  1. Review of you portfolio to identify assertable assets

  2. Elements of a basic negotiating strategy



Contact us at any time for more details.

When faced with a demand letter or patent infringement suit, knowledge is essential.  Patents assertions range from competitors to trolls, and motivations range from strategic to opportunistic.  The better you know the opposition, the better you will respond.


Extensible Labs will provide the information you and your litigation counsel need to achieve your business objectives.