Oded Gottesman

Dr. Oded Gottesman

Oded Gottesman, Ph.D.

Los altos Hills , CA 94022
Office: 650-241-9231
Fax: 425-790-0949

Introduction

Dr. Oded Gottesman, CTO of Compandent Inc., provides world-class expertise and experience in working with leading law firms, expert witness services, prior art search, and related consulting for patent infringement, trade secret disputes, and related matters.

Among his areas of expertise are DSP, telecommunications, cellular networks (3GPP, 3GPP2, GSM, 4G, GSM, CDMA, TDMA, etc.), packetized networks, VoIP, streaming systems, MP3, MPEG, real-time systems, timing and synchronization in cellular and other networks, location and position systems (UTDOA, GPS, A-GPS, AOA, etc.), transcoding between links and networks having multiple timing sources and data rates, source coding, channel coding, error control coding, algorithms, speech audio and video processing, signal compression, algorithms, software, hardware and implementation, embedded systems, smartphones, portable devices, client-server, web applications, and mobile applications.

Dr. Gottesman served as expert witness in several cellular network and smartphone / tablet device related cases, including network operation, protocols, layers, signal processing, user / human interface, and applications.

Dr. Gottesman served as expert witness & consultant for law firms and clients including:

Alston & Bird, Cooley Godward Kronish, Cummins,
Dechert, Echelon, Fenwick & West, Fish & Richardson,
Hill Kertscher & Wharton, Kirkland & Ellis,
Sidley Austin, Weir & Partners, Woodcock & Washburn,
MagicJack, Microsoft, Nokia, Parts Geek, Samsung,
TruePosition, Vinson & Elkins LLP, and Wiav.


Areas of Expertise

  • Broadband
  • Computers
  • Computers & Technology
  • Data Communications
  • Information Technology
  • Multimedia
  • Networking
  • Software Engineering
  • Telecommunications
  • Telephony
  • Wireless Technology

Expert Background

Q: Please list your professional accreditations, degrees, licenses, and certificates granted:
A: Post Doctoral Research - UCSB
Ph.D. (ECE) - UCSB
M.Sc. (ECE) - AT&T Bell Labs Murray Hill, Drexel Univ.
B.Sc. (ECE) - Ben Gurion University
Q: Please list your affiliations or memberships in any professional and/or industry organizations:
A: IEEE Senior Member
Q: On how many occasions have you been retained as an expert?
A: Dr. Gottesman served as expert witness & consultant for law firms and clients including:

Alston & Bird,
Cooley Godward Kronish,
Cummins,
Dechert,
Echelon,
Fenwick & West,
Fish & Richardson,
Hill Kertscher & Wharton,
Kirkland & Ellis,
Sidley Austin,
Weir & Partners,
Woodcock & Washburn,
MagicJack,
Microsoft,
Nokia,
Parts Geek,
Samsung,
TruePosition,
Vinson & Elkins LLP, and
Wiav.
Q: For what area(s) of expertise have you been retained as an expert?
A: Among his areas of expertise are DSP, telecommunications, cellular networks (3GPP, 3GPP2, GSM, 4G, GSM, CDMA, TDMA, etc.), packetized networks, VoIP, streaming systems, real-time systems, timing and synchronization in cellular and other networks, location and position systems (UTDOA, GPS, A-GPS, AOA, etc.), transcoding between links and networks having multiple timing sources and data rates, source coding, channel coding, error control coding, algorithms, speech audio and video processing, signal compression, algorithms, software, hardware and implementation, embedded systems, smartphones, portable devices, client-server, web applications, and mobile applications.

Dr. Gottesman served as expert witness in several cellular network and smartphone / tablet device related cases, including network operation, protocols, layers, signal processing, user / human interface, and applications.
Q: On how many occasions have you had your deposition taken?
A: Testimony

2003 AT&T Corp. v. Microsoft Corp., 01-CV-4872 (WHP) (2001) (on behalf of Microsoft), testifying expert (deposed).

2006-2010 TruePosition Inc.: TruePostion Inc. v. Andrew LLC, 05-cv-747-SLR (D. Del.), testifying expert (deposed, testified at trial).

2009 Landmark Media Enterprises: ShopNTown, LLC v. Landmark Media Enterprises, LLC, 2:08-cv-564 (E.D. Va.), testifying expert (deposed).

2010-2011 Nokia Corp.: Apple Inc. v. Nokia Corp., In the Matter of Personal Data and Mobile Communications Devices and Related Software, Investigation No. 337-TA-710 (ITC), testifying expert (deposed, testified at ITC trial).

2010-2011 Triangle Software, LLC: Triangle Software, LLC v. Garmin Int’l, Inc., 10-cv-1457 (E.D. Va.), testifying expert (deposed, testified at trial).

2010-2011 eTool Development, Inc.: eTool Development, Inc. v. National Semiconductor Corp., 2:08-cv-196 (E.D. Tex.), consulting expert (deposed).

2011-2012 Microsoft Corp.: Microsoft v. Barnes & Noble, In the Matter of Certain Handheld Electronic Computing Devices, Related Software, and Components Thereof, Investigation No. 337-TA-769 (ITC), testifying expert (deposed, testified at ITC trial).

2012-2013 Mosaid Technologies Inc. vs. Sony Ericsson Mobile Comm. (USA), Inc. and HTC America, Inc., C.A. No.: 11-598-SLR, testifying expert (deposed).

2013-2014 TruePosition, Inc. v. Polaris Wireless, Inc., Civ. Action No. 1:12-cv-00646 (D. Del.); Polaris Wireless, Inc. v. TruePosition, Inc., Case No. IPR2013-00323 (PTAB), testifying expert (deposed).
Q: When was the last time you had your deposition taken?
A: 2014
Q: On how many occasions have you been qualified by a court to give expert testimony?
A: 2006-2010 TruePosition Inc.: TruePostion Inc. v. Andrew LLC, 05-cv-747-SLR (D. Del.), testifying expert (deposed, testified at trial).

2010-2011 Nokia Corp.: Apple Inc. v. Nokia Corp., In the Matter of Personal Data and Mobile Communications Devices and Related Software, Investigation No. 337-TA-710 (ITC), testifying expert (deposed, testified at ITC trial).

2010-2011 Triangle Software, LLC: Triangle Software, LLC v. Garmin Int’l, Inc., 10-cv-1457 (E.D. Va.), testifying expert (deposed, testified at trial).

2011-2012 Microsoft Corp.: Microsoft v. Barnes & Noble, In the Matter of Certain Handheld Electronic Computing Devices, Related Software, and Components Thereof, Investigation No. 337-TA-769 (ITC), testifying expert (deposed, testified at ITC trial).
Q: For how many years have you worked with the legal industry as an expert?
A: 15 years
Q: What services do you offer? (E.g.: consulting, testing, reports, site inspections etc.)
A: Dr. Oded Gottesman, CTO of Compandent Inc., provides world-class expertise and experience in working with leading law firms, expert witness services, prior art search, and related consulting for patent infringement, trade secret disputes, and related matters.

Among his areas of expertise are DSP, telecommunications, cellular networks (3GPP, 3GPP2, GSM, 4G, GSM, CDMA, TDMA, etc.), packetized networks, VoIP, streaming systems, real-time systems, timing and synchronization in cellular and other networks, location and position systems (UTDOA, GPS, A-GPS, AOA, etc.), transcoding between links and networks having multiple timing sources and data rates, source coding, channel coding, error control coding, algorithms, speech audio and video processing, signal compression, algorithms, software, hardware and implementation, embedded systems, smartphones, portable devices, client-server, web applications, and mobile applications.

Dr. Gottesman served as expert witness in several cellular network and smartphone / tablet device related cases, including network operation, protocols, layers, signal processing, user / human interface, and applications.


References

References upon request.