Due to the various developments surrounding IP law, the determination of damages in a patent litigation dispute has become more complicated.
The deposition of an expert witness has become one of the most crucial ingredient in the determination of trial success. The testimony not only allows court to make a calculation of infringement damages but also provides valuable economic information that are relevant to the case. However, due to their vital role in a patent dispute, expert witnesses are faced with legal and reputational damages that often cause far-reaching implications as to how they act out their role. Kim Schenk is a panelist on this topic.
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China refines how to determine patent damages
China’s patent law was promulgated in 1984 and amended three times prior to 2020 (in 1992, 2000, and 2008). On October 17, 2020, the National People’s Congress...