Jack Goldberg

Mr. Jack Goldberg

Metrionix, Inc.
14590 Crestline Drive
Poway , CA 92064
Mobile: 858-735-9411
Office: 858-735-9411
Fax: 858-876-1899

Mr. Goldberg has over 40 years of experience in electronic and electromechanical instrumentation research and product development, with extensive involvement in audio and acoustics; signal processing; sensors, measurement and control; medical devices; software; RF and digital communications. Detailed knowledge also includes embedded hardware and software, biological and musical signal processing, vital signs measurement, infusion pumps, hearing science, and sound reproduction. He has served as an expert in intellectual property, product liability, breach of contract, and trade secret matters in cases involving medical and scientific instruments, communications systems, and a variety of other complex electronic systems. His experience includes extensive trial and deposition testimony on behalf of both plaintiffs and defendants, including at the International Trade Commission, as well as litigation support involving the Patent Trial and Appeal Board. He currently has 14 issued U.S. patents and one pending U.S. patent.

• Acoustics
• Hearing Sciences
• Analog & Digital Circuit Design
• Infusion Systems
• Analog & Digital Signal Processing
• Medical Instrumentation
• Electromagnetics
• Microcontroller-Based Systems
• Electromechanical Systems
• Radio Frequency Technology
• Embedded Firmware and Software
• Sensor Technologies
• Fluid Flow
• Vital Signs Measurement
• Handheld and Low-Power Design

Areas of Expertise
  • Audiology
  • Biomedical
  • Design Engineering
  • Electrical
  • Electronics
  • Failure Analysis
  • Intellectual Property
  • Medical Devices
  • Patents
  • Sound Engineering
  • Trade Secrets
  • Trademarks

Expert Background
Q: Please list your professional accreditations, degrees, licenses, and certificates granted:
A: BS Electrical Engineering and Computer Science,
Massachusetts Institute of Technology

MS Electrical Engineering and Computer Science,
Massachusetts Institute of Technology

Management of Technology and Innovation,
California Institute of Technology
Q: Please list your affiliations or memberships in any professional and/or industry organizations:
A: Institute of Electrical and Electronics Engineers:
Senior Member,
Medicine and Biology Society,
Signal Processing Society

Acoustical Society of America
Q: Please list any teaching or speaking experience you have had, including subject matter:
A: Mock trial expert:
"Masters In Trial" presented by
American Board of Trial Advocates, Orange County

Presenter, Acoustical Society conference:
Sound level measurement,
Occlusion effect measurement

Presenter, American Auditory Society conference:
Noise dosimeter

Presenter, Northeast Symposium on Health Care:
Infrared thermometry
Q: Have any of your accreditations ever been investigated, suspended or removed? (if yes, explain)
A: No
Q: On how many occasions have you been retained as an expert?
A: about 40
Q: For what area(s) of expertise have you been retained as an expert?
A: Medical instruments (software and hardware design, vital signs equipment, infusion pumps, pulse oximetry)

Patents - analysis / (non)infringement / (in)validity regarding medical instruments, scientific instruments, communications devices)
including PTAB and ITC

Product R&D, manufacturing and related FDA issues
Q: In what percentage of your cases were you retained by the plaintiff?
A: approx 50%
Q: In what percentage of your cases were you retained by the defendant?
A: approx 50%
Q: On how many occasions have you had your deposition taken?
A: 15
Q: When was the last time you had your deposition taken?
A: Aug 2016
Q: On how many occasions have you been qualified by a court to give expert testimony?
A: about 40
Q: On how many occasions have you testified as an expert in court or before an arbitrator?
A: 8
Q: For how many years have you worked with the legal industry as an expert?
A: since 1998
Q: What services do you offer? (E.g.: consulting, testing, reports, site inspections etc.)
A: consultation, reports, patent analysis, product testing / evaluation, preparation of trial exhibits and demonstrative graphics, laboratory and acoustic measurement services, failure analysis
Q: What is your hourly rate to consult with an attorney?
A: 400
Q: What is your hourly rate to review documents?
A: 400
Q: What is your hourly rate to provide deposition testimony?
A: 400
Q: What is your hourly rate to provide testimony at trial?
A: 400
Q: Please list any fees other than those stated above (E.g.: travel expenses, copy fees, etc.)
A: Travel-related expenses, reasonable office and telephone expenses, shipping, equipment rental / purchase


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