Peter Crosby Expert Witness
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General Specialties:

Biomedical Engineering and Intellectual Property

Keywords/Search Terms:

Medical devices, commercially reasonable efforts, patent, intellectual property, product liability, corporate governance, licensing, strategy, inter partes review, theft of intellectual property, trade secret misappropriation, product liability


M Eng Sci, University of Melbourne, Australia; B Eng, University of Melbourne, Australia

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Peter Crosby has over 40 years experience in the medical device industry, and has been the CEO of six medical device companies, public and private, in 4 countries. He has served as a member of the Board of 12 companies, and is currently serving as a member of the Board of three companies. He is an inventor of over 50 issued US patents and applications and foreign equivalents. His clinical domain and specialty experience includes otolaryngology, diagnostic imaging, cardiology, cardiac surgery, anesthesia, pain management, radiology and diagnostic imaging, in vitro diagnostic devices, orthopedic surgery devices, and oncology. His product experience includes cochlear implants, diagnostic ultrasound, mammography, implantable cardiac pacemakers and implantable defibrillators, in vitro diagnostics, LVAD (left ventricular assist device or artificial heart), implantable neurostimulator, patient monitoring and software. His business function experience includes research and development, clinical trials, regulatory approval, market launch, sales, intellectual property, merger and acquisition negotiations, licensing agreements, strategy and corporate governance. He has extensive experience raising capital, Mr. Crosby has served as a consulting expert and testifying expert in several cases, and has written expert reports, been deposed, and testified in court or arbitration several times. Categories of cases include intellectual property disputes (patent infringement or validity, IPR and ITC cases), theft of intellectual property and trade secrets, interpretation of commercial contract terms (such as "commercially reasonable efforts", and product liability.