Mahdi Eslamimehr

Dr. Mahdi Eslamimehr

Quandary Peak Research
205 S Broadway, Suite 300
Los Angeles , CA 90012
Office: 323-545-0160
Introduction

Dr. Mahdi Eslamimehr is an award-winning scientist and a senior tech executive in the software product and service industry. He has years of experience in executive leadership roles at tech companies around the world, including Ericsson R&D Center, Samsung Electronics R&D Labs, SAP Research Lab, Y Combinator Research, and Clarity Global. Additionally, he participated in several prestigious international research collaborations.

He has taught in universities and research institutes, including UCLA, California State Polytechnic University Pomona, French National Centre for Scientific Research (CNRS), Joseph Fourier University, and Institut National Polytechnique de Grenoble.

Dr. Eslamimehr now serves as an expert witness in IT and computer-related litigation, such as patent and intellectual property infringement, breach-of-contract, and software disputes.


Areas of Expertise
  • Communications
  • Computers
  • Data Communications
  • Electronic Discovery
  • Information Technology
  • Internet
  • Mathematical Sciences
  • Multimedia
  • Networking
  • Patents
  • Software
  • Software Engineering
  • Technology
  • Telecommunications
  • Video

Expert Background
Q: Please list your professional accreditations, degrees, licenses, and certificates granted:
A: I hold a Ph.D. in Computer Science from the University of California Los Angeles (UCLA), a Master's degree in Computer Science and Information Technology from the Linkoping University in Sweden, and an MBA from London School of Economics and Political Science. I had two Postdoctoral fellowships at UCLA and Viewpoints Research Institute. Additionally, I am a TM Forum certified Digital Maturity and Transformation practitioner.
Q: Please list your affiliations or memberships in any professional and/or industry organizations:
A: I am also a member of the IEEE and the ACM Special Interest Group on Software Engineering and Programming Languages.
Q: Please list any teaching or speaking experience you have had, including subject matter:
A: I have taught at universities and research institutes, including UCLA, California State Polytechnic University Pomona, French National Centre for Scientific Research (CNRS), Joseph Fourier University, and Institut National Polytechnique de Grenoble. My award-winning research and academic papers were recognized and received numerous citations. Moreover, I served as a program committee member in top conferences and discussion panels.
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: I have been retained as an expert in patent infringement litigation, class action lawsuits, breach-of-contract matters, and trade-secret thefts and misappropriation.

Bridge IT Consulting, Inc. v. Join Digital, Inc.
• Jurisdiction: Superior Court of California, County of Santa Clara
• Counsel: Finestone Hayes LLP
• Nature of Suit: Breach of Contract

Centripetal Networks, Inc. v. Palo Alto Networks, Inc.
• Jurisdiction: U.S. District Court for the Eastern District of Virginia
• Counsel: Kramer Levin Naftalis & Frankel LLP
• Nature of Suit: Patent

Trevera Solutions, Inc. v. Semtech Corporation
• Jurisdiction: Superior Court of California, County of Orange
• Counsel: Tredway, Lumsdaine & Doyle, LLP
• Nature of Suit: Trade Secret

Global Equity Management (SA) PTY. Ltd. v. alibaba.com, INC., Alibaba group holding Ltd.
• Jurisdiction: U.S. District Court for the Eastern District of Texas
• Counsel: Ramey & Schwaller, LLP
• Nature of Suit: Patent

Internap Corporation v. Noction, Inc.
• Jurisdiction: U.S. District Court for the Northern District of Georgia
• Counsel: Warner Norcross & Judd LLP
• Nature of Suit: Patent

Ericsson Inc. v. TCL Communication Technology Holdings, Ltd.
• Jurisdiction: U.S. Central District Court for the of California
• Counsel: Sheppard Mullin Richter & Hampton LLP
• Nature of Suit: Patent

Fitbit Inc. v. Jawbone Inc.
• Jurisdiction: U.S. District Court for the Northern District of California
• Counsel: Gibson, Dunn & Crutcher LLP
• Nature of Suit: Patent

T-Mobile USA, Inc. v. Huawei Device USA, Inc.
• Jurisdiction: U.S. District Court for the Western District of Washington
• Counsel: Hueston Hennigan LLP
• Nature of Suit: Trade Secrets

Tait Environmental Services Inc. v. Pro Technology Automation, Inc.
• Jurisdiction: Superior Court of California, County of Orange
• Counsel: Pettibone & Associates
• Nature of Suit: Trade Secrets

Nicole, Inc. v. B.L.K. International, Inc.
• Jurisdiction: U.S. District Court for the Central District of California
• Counsel: Greenberg & Bass LLP
• Nature of Suit: Copyright

Bryndon Fisher v. The United States of America
• Jurisdiction: Pre-Litigation
• Counsel: Schubert Jonckheer & Kolbe LLP
• Nature of Suit: Class Action

Chipp’d Ltd. v. Crush & Lovely LLC
• Counsel: White and Williams LLP
• Nature of Suit: Breach of Contract

Seymore Levine v. The Boeing Company
• Jurisdiction: U.S. District Court for the Central District of California
• Counsel: Quinn Emanuel Urquhart & Sullivan LLP
• Nature of Suit: Patent
Q: For what area(s) of expertise have you been retained as an expert?
A: My area of expertise is software. One of my strengths is my ability to rapidly analyze large code bases and design documents, extract relevant information about the software's structure and behavior, and explain the results of my analysis in plain English, without a lot of technical jargon.

I have a broad background in software design and development. I am experienced in the following technologies:

-Programming languages and platforms: Java, C/C++, C#, Perl, Python, PHP, .NET, WinForms, WPF, Eclipse, Visual Studio, Java EE, CORBA.

-Internet and web: JavaScript, AJAX, Node.js, Ruby, HTML, XML, CSS, ASP.NET, JSP.

-Mobile devices and applications: Android, iOS, iPhone, Windows Mobile, Windows Phone, BlackBerry, Palm OS, Java ME.

-Multimedia: MPEG, SVG, DVR, Silverlight, Flash.

-Operating systems and servers: UNIX, Linux, Windows, Mac OS.

-Networking: IMAP, POP, SMTP, DNS, TCP/IP, HTTP, SSH,FTP.

-Databases: RDBMS, SQL, MS SQL Server, MS Access, Oracle, MySQL, MongoDB.

-Project management and development methods: Kanban, Lean software development, agile, object-oriented (OO), aspect-oriented programming (AOP), component-based development, COTS integration, requirements engineering, spiral model, UML.
Q: What services do you offer? (E.g.: consulting, testing, reports, site inspections etc.)
A: I perform all types of software consulting and analysis, including:

-Source code analysis and review
-Technical design documentation analysis and review
-Software development process audit and assessment
-Investigation of software failure
-Software patent analysis
Q: What is your hourly rate to consult with an attorney?
A: My hourly rate is negotiable, and I charge a single rate for all services.

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