Edward Gold is a Senior Advisor in the Disputes, Compliance, & Investigations group. Ed provides liability and damages analysis in complex commercial disputes including intellectual property, antitrust, breach of contract and employment matters. He also frequently consults on non-litigation projects involving compliance, transactions and strategic business decisions.
Ed has over 25 years of economic consulting experience and has been designated as an expert in federal and state courts, the ITC and arbitration proceedings. He has testified or opined in various forums on issues including lost profits, monopolization, reasonable royalties, domestic industry, public interest factors, and exclusion remedies.
Ed also advises clients in many non-litigation matters. He has been appointed three times as a Monitor to the Federal Trade Commission regarding merger remedies and has monitored divestiture obligations for the European Commission and the German Federal Cartel Office. He has led the compliance testing or investigation of numerous business operations relating to issues such as anti-kickback regulations, related party transactions, RAND licensing, and contract provisions. In addition, Ed has extensive experience valuing intellectual property assets, advising on transaction strategies and directly participating in negotiations in the context of licensing, sales and joint ventures.
Prior to joining Stout, Ed was a Managing Director at Invotex. Prior to joining Invotex, he was a Principal at PricewaterhouseCoopers. In 2014 through 2017, he was identified as one of the top economic experts in the IAM Patent 1000.