- Apportioning Copyright Damages: The Case of "Blurred Lines"
- Using Internet Analytic Tools for Valuation and Damages Calculations in Internet IP Infringement and Defamation Cases
- Company: Nevium Intellectual Property Consultants
- Phone: 858-255-4361
- Website: nevium.com
Specialties & Experience
General Specialties: Intellectual Property and Appraisal & Valuation
Specialty Focus: Intellectual Property Valuation, IP Valuation, Intellectual Property Damages, IP Damages, Licensing, Trademarks, Copyrights, Trade Secrets, Right of Publicity, Publicity Rights, ROP, Website Valuation, Licensing Customs & Practices, Google Analytics analysis, Social media analysis
Education: MA, San Diego State University; BA, San Francisco State University
Years in Practice: 15
Number of Times Deposed/Testified in Last 4 Yrs: 4
Doug Bania is a founding principal of Nevium Intellectual Property Consultants. Nevium is an intellectual property consulting firm specializing in developing IP strategies, IP valuation and monetization of IP as well as providing expert testimony related to IP damages and licensing customs and practices. Mr. Bania has been the named expert for approximately 50 cases, deposed 12 times and has provided mediation testimony 3 times and trial testimony 4 times. Mr. Bania is a Certified Licensing Professional (CLP), a Google Analytics Certified Individual (GAIQ) and is a committee member for the International Trademark Association (INTA) Internet Committee, the ICANN Compliance and Domain Name Industry Subcommittee and the American Bar Association (ABA), Copyright & Social Media Committee. Mr. Bania specializes in analyses for copyright, trade dress, trade secrets and trademark infringement, publicity rights, social media and Internet infringement, defamation, marketing strategy analyses, royalty rate determinations and other intangible assets. Mr. Bania also provides valuation and monetization strategies for trademarks, trade secrets, publicity rights, domain names, Internet and social media assets, brands, copyrights and other intangible assets for financial reporting, bankruptcy and transactional due diligence.