Ashish Pradhan has greater than a decade of expertise engaged on complicated mental property and finance issues, in addition to shopper fraud and product legal responsibility circumstances. He has consulted on high-profile issues and supported consultants in state and federal courts, in addition to mediation and arbitration. Mr. Pradhan has analyzed issues within the vehicle, leisure, music, retail, social networking, excessive tech, and online game industries.
Mr. Pradhan’s experience spans all kinds of mental property points, together with patents, copyrights, logos, and commerce secrets and techniques. Specifically, he has consulted on circumstances involving misplaced financial earnings, legal responsibility points, and affordable and nondiscriminatory (RAND) royalties. Mr. Pradhan analyzed misplaced earnings and affordable royalties in Activision v. Digital Arts, a breach of contract case involving the writer and builders of the online game “Name of Obligation.” As well as, he has labored on landmark circumstances equivalent to Transfer Inc. v. Zillow Inc. and Microsoft v. Motorola.
Shopper fraud and product legal responsibility
Mr. Pradhan has labored on a number of product legal responsibility issues involving alleged automotive defects. He has evaluated survey information and different market-based analysis to find out the scope and influence of the alleged defects. As well as, he has addressed alleged misrepresentations in circumstances involving shopper merchandise and cellphones.
In company transaction litigation, Mr. Pradhan has experience with varied valuation methodologies, together with discounted money circulation, transaction multiples, and public comparables. He has estimated damages in a putative class motion in opposition to a mortgage originator. Mr. Pradhan has consulted on many circumstances associated to residential mortgage-backed securities, specializing in due diligence, company governance, and the materiality of alleged misstatements and nondisclosures.
Advertising and marketing
Mr. Pradhan has substantial experience with a spread of promoting analyses associated to shopper conduct, promoting, branding and model worth, and buyer profitability.