Juror Attitudes Toward Expert Witnesses for High Tech Patent Litigation and Building a Next-Level Expert Witness Team
Engaging with experts who can provide clarity, support legal strategies, and ensure that the innovative essence of the patent is fully understood in its legal context will decisively influence the trajectory and outcome of the case.
Expert Perspective: Understanding How 5G Patent Expansion Creates Litigation Risk
As 5G rollouts become more widespread and connectivity capabilities expand, the technology required to utilize this new generation of the spectrum is prompting an increase in patent activity in the space. Learn what wireless expert and WIT Panel Member Muriel Medard has to say about this influx in IP in the space.
Securities Laws Spark Conflicts in NFT Space for the Next Wave of Digital Asset Litigation
As we know, Binance, Coinbase, FTX, and other major cryptocurrency industry players have long been engaged in hefty lawsuits brought on by the Securities Exchange Commission and investors; but recently, litigators have had their sights on another volatile digital asset: NFTs. Let's evaluate the NFT landscape as it stands today, and take a look at where litigation may lie as the digital assest industry evolves.
Expert Perspective: What is Driving Growth and Litigation in the Biotechnology Space?
The biotechnology market is headed towards transformational growth as the landscape shifts, resulting from impending patent cliffs, increased M&A activity, and ongoing innovation. WIT biotech expert Peter Lankau provides insights on what's to come in the industry for the remainder of this year and beyond.
Insights & News
June 14, 2023 — Article
How the 2008 Financial Crisis Compares to the Unfolding Banking Crisis, and What’s to Come
The last time the United States economy experienced this much volatility was during the 2008 Financial Crisis, and the market conditions that ignited that recession offer insights into what may come in the banking crisis’ wake. But just how similar are the conditions between the current banking crisis and the ‘08 collapses? And what do the similarities around these financial crises allow us to infer about the impact of litigation risk?
June 2, 2023 — In the News
QUICK LOOK: New Banking Suit Alleges HSBC Poached SVB Employees, Trade Secrets
Turmoil in the banking industry has yet to subside as a new trade secrets suit against HSBC Holdings is causing commotion in the courts. The dispute, brought on by First Citizens, has left us wondering: how will this case affect the broader banking market crisis?
April 6, 2023 — In the News
QUICK LOOK: SVB, Credit Suisse Banking Crashes Likely to Drive More Conflicts
While talks of a recession have carried over into 2023, the financial industry is experiencing a new type of turmoil brought on by complications with some of its longest-standing participants: banks. With the banking crisis still underway, what is to come in terms of potential conflicts and further fallout?
Five Reasons Why Attorneys Should Look Beyond a Stack of CVs When Considering Experts
Too often, law firms relegate finding experts to “search” firms who send over a stack of CVs with the expectation of finding an expert that is “good enough” for a case. Not only is that inefficient, but also problematic.