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...
Christopher Gerardi is a Vice President in the Risk, Investigations & Analytics Practice.
Chris has more than 25 years of experience providing economic, financial, and accounting advisory services to companies, legal counsel, regulatory authorities and tribunals involved in transactions, investigations and disputes. Prior to joining CRA, Mr. Gerardi was Senior Managing Director at FTI Consulting and co-leader of FTI’s Dispute Advisory Services practice.
An internationally recognized advisor and economic damages expert, Chris has expertise in matters relating to intellectual property, ITC investigations, and a wide array of commercial litigation (breach of contract, business interruption, tortious interference, merger termination, failed systems implementation, and price discrimination), and international arbitration.
He has a deep understanding of damages case law and is skilled at constructing and evaluating damages claims in light of the current guidance of diverse courts and he is a member of the Sedona Conference’s Trade Secrets Working Group and serves on the drafting committee for monetary relief in trade secrets litigation.
Chris has provided oral and written expert evidence in matters before multiple US federal and state courts, the US International Trade Commission, and multiple international arbitration forums.