FTI Consulting Professionals Honored by Intellectual Asset Management Magazine
as Leading Patent Litigation Expert Witnesses
Vincent A. Thomas and Stephen D. Prowse Recognized in the Patent 1000 - The
World's Leading Patent Professionals Guide
WASHINGTON, June 23, 2014
WASHINGTON, June 23, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- FTI Consulting, Inc. (NYSE: FCN),
the global business advisory firm dedicated to helping organizations protect
and enhance their enterprise value, today announced that Vincent A. Thomas and
Stephen D. Prowse, Senior Managing Directors in the Company's Forensic and
Litigation Consulting segment, were among the list of industry leaders honored
in Intellectual Asset Management ("IAM") magazine's Patent 1000 – The World's
Leading Patent Professionals guide. They were both recognized among the
leading patent litigation expert witnesses in the United States.
The IAM Patent 1000 – The World's Leading Patent Professionals is a unique
guide that identifies the top patent practitioners in key jurisdictions around
the globe. Over a period of five months, IAM conducted more than 1,500
telephone interviews with numerous attorneys at law, patent attorneys and
in-house counsel to gather market intelligence on the leading players in the
field. Individuals qualify for a listing in the IAM Patent 1000 – The World's
Leading Patent Professionals when they receive sufficient positive feedback
from peers and clients with knowledge of their practice and the market within
which they operate.
"Vince and Steve are both strong, fundamental leaders who bring an outstanding
sense of dedication and drive to FTI Consulting," said Neal Hochberg, Global
Leader of the Forensic and Litigation Consulting segment at FTI Consulting.
"FTI Consulting has been able to deliver our clients winning results for the
most complex, multi-jurisdictional engagements, due to strong expert witnesses
like Vince and Steve. I would like to applaud them on this well-deserved
Mr. Thomas is the Co-Leader of FTI Consulting's Intellectual Property
practice. He has more than 25 years of experience assisting companies and
clients with complex economic and valuation issues and focuses on the
assessment of damages in matters involving various types of intellectual
property. Over the course of his career, Mr. Thomas has provided expert
testimony in hundreds of matters in state and federal courts across the
country as well the International Trade commission. He also holds several
valuation credentials and has significant experience valuing patents,
trademarks, copyrights and trade secrets.
Dr. Prowse is a Ph.D economist with over 20 years of experience in providing
economic, financial and valuation analysis to companies.He specializes in
assessingeconomic damages in intellectual property matters, including patent
infringement, copyright, false advertising and trade secrets cases. He has
calculated reasonable royalties, lost profits, lost convoyed sales, damages
through price erosion and unjust enrichment, and has performed price
elasticity of demand studies in such cases. Dr. Prowse has performed such
analyses in hundreds of disputes and has provided expert testimony in state
and federal courts across the country as well as in international and domestic
arbitration matters. He has also directed numerous valuation projects related
to patents, copyrights, trademarks and trade secrets.
The complete listing of the IAM Patent 1000 – The World's Leading Patent
Professionals in the United Statescan be accessed here:
About FTI Consulting
FTI Consulting, Inc. is a global business advisory firm dedicated to helping
organizations protect and enhance enterprise value in an increasingly complex
legal, regulatory and economic environment. With more than 4,200 employees
located in 26 countries, FTI Consulting professionals work closely with
clients to anticipate, illuminate and overcome complex business challenges in
areas such as investigations, litigation, mergers and acquisitions, regulatory
issues, reputation management, strategic communications and restructuring. The
Company generated $1.65 billion in revenues during fiscal year 2013. For more
information, visit www.fticonsulting.com and connect with us on Twitter
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