Andrew Tepperman

Vice President

Andrew Tepperman is a vice president in CRA’s Life Sciences Practice.  Dr. Tepperman has deep experience conducting economic analyses in legal matters involving intellectual property, antitrust, and other commercial disputes, including international arbitrations.

Within the life sciences sector, he has had many engagements involving damages assessment for patent and trade secret infringement, ANDA litigation, patent settlement agreements, monopolization, and breach of contract claims.  He has provided expert testimony in Canadian and U.S. court proceedings.

Before joining CRA in 2001, Dr. Tepperman lectured at the University of Toronto and conducted research funded by Industry Canada on the international determinants of patenting. His doctoral dissertation, entitled “The Implications of Intellectual Property Rights for Firm Strategy and Organizational Choice,” was completed in 2001.

Selected Engagements

  • 01
    ANDA challenge - Shire, Sanofi-Aventis, and Firazyr
    Shire, Sanofi-Aventis and Firazyr CRA consultants advised counsel to Shire Orphan Therapies, LLC (Shire) and Sanofi-Aventis Deutschland GMBH (Sanofi-Aventis)...
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  • 02
    Endo and Opana ER ANDA challenge
    CRA consultants supported Endo International plc (Endo) in its successful challenge of products that infringed on its patents covering Opana® Extended Release...
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  • 03
    AAA arbitration regarding a collaboration and license agreement
    CRA provided expert reports and testimony on behalf of the respondent in an AAA arbitration concerning a collaboration and license agreement.  It was alleged...
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