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I'm a technical expert, bridging technology, law and public policy to resolve your legal and acquisition issues.
I am a keynote speaker on contemporary topics of IP and sustainable innovation.
I read and analyze computer source code - lots of it.
Managing Director Stu Soffer conducts investigations of Intellectual Property issues regarding software and source code and subsequently testifies as a Technical Expert Witness on his findings. Adverse law firms retain IPriori as a neutral technical expert to evaluate and report on behalf of both parties. More uniquely, before problems arise - guides organizations in avoidance and prevention of IP issues. Venture investors look to Stu Soffer to conduct technical due diligence as a prelude to funding.
Entrepreneur and innovator in custom software and product development, including library catalog tools, fault tolerant systems. As a pioneer in litigation data science, developed a comprehensive Intellectual Property database that serves as a tool in evaluating patent portfolios.
I am the co-author The Thesaurus of Patent Claim Construction from Oxford University Press and Lexis/Nexis, a guide for attorneys and courts in interpreting and assessing the meaning of patent claim terminology.
For six years he was a Non-Resident Fellow at the Stanford Law School Center for Internet and Society.
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Specialties: Expert witness, neutral expert, software, copyright infringement, patent infringement, trade secrets, technical due diligence, opinions, coaching startups, legal databases, source code, patent analytics, digital media, digital libraries, computer science, IoT, management consulting, software gumshoe.
Contacts: firstname.lastname@example.org 650-566-0300