Managing Director, Sikich LLP
Key Recent Trends in Calculating Patent Infringement Damages will focus on the recent changes in case law decisions as well as professional guidelines impacting patent infringement damages. The presentation will also include discussions on the following topics:
- Reasonable Royalty
- Lost Profits
- Two Supplier Test
- Entire Market Value Rule
Shawn Fox is a managing director in the dispute advisory practice of Sikich LLP (Sikich) and is based in the Chicago and Kansas City offices. He has more than 20 years of experience providing forensic accounting and dispute advisory services to the business and legal community. As a certified public accountant, Shawn provides dispute advisory services, fraud and forensic accounting investigative services, and valuation services to organizations and their counsel.
Shawn directs forensic investigations and analysis across a wide range of areas, including high-stakes litigation, complex damages, lost profits, unjust enrichment, economic damages, diminution of value, reasonable royalty, intellectual property infringement, bad faith, breach of contract, breach of fiduciary duty, misappropriation of trade secrets, tortious interference, securities, fraud, purchase price disputes/post-acquisition disputes, class action, and bankruptcy litigation, as well as valuation and insurance claims recoveries.
With significant experience in the preparation of expert reports, Shawn assists clients in all phases of complex litigation, including case assessments, discovery, document review, damages analysis, complex modeling, and demonstrative exhibits. He has testified in more than 40 different cases at deposition, trial, and arbitration as an expert witness and has served as a court-appointed receiver. Shawn has been qualified as an expert witness in federal district and bankruptcy courts and state courts across the U.S.
Shawn also leads investigations on financial restatements and financial reporting fraud, regulatory investigations, assessing fraud risk, corporate investigations, employee misconduct, and whistleblower matters.
Prior to joining Sikich, he was the Partner-in-Charge of McGladrey LLP’s litigation and investigation consulting services practices for the Central Region in Kansas City, a Managing Director of BDO’s litigation and dispute resolution practice in Chicago, and a Managing Director and national leader of economic damages practice at Willamette Management Associates in Chicago.