We offer a full range of intellectual property and business valuation services— ranging from financial & tax reporting compliance to situations related to IP transactions, technology licensing, and R&D planning.
Over the last 20 years, our partners and affiliates have advised sophisticated technology companies on the value of their IP assets. We are well versed in applying methodologies and considering the unique factors related to the context and usage of the IP.
|I worked with Foresight on a business modeling project to help service providers increase revenue through a combination of delivering network cloud services and video on demand. The Foresight team provided thorough analysis, data research, and modeling that contributed to new insight and potential business opportunities for operators. Foresight delivered high quality work and it a pleasure to work with them.VP Marketing, Fortune 500 Company|
Portfolio Management & Commercialization
- In-kind Contributions to Joint Ventures
- Technology Spin-Offs
- Licensing/Cross-licensing Agreements
- Patent Sales/Purchases
- Market Assessments
- IP Valuation for Funding
Financial & Tax Reporting
- Merger and Acquisition Purchase Price Allocation
- Goodwill Impairment Analysis
- Portfolio Valuations for Transfer Pricing
- Royalty Studies for Transfer Pricing
Valuation Analysis Case Studies
Patent Valuation for Transfer
Pricing, 3D Scanning Company
Fair market value appraisal for tax reporting of IP assets transferred between European and US affiliated companies. The analysis focused on a patent portfolio covering 3D scanners and facial recognition hardware and software, and was done in compliance with Internal Revenue Code Section 482.
Patent Valuation for Corporate Strategy, Security Software Company
Valuation of a large patent portfolio held by a leading player in the field of software and Internet security. The valuation was prepared for senior management and the board of directors for assessing the ROI associated with the company’s patenting activities.
Valuation of a portfolio of trademarks and other marketing assets related to one of the leading tradeshow events in Europe. The analysis was done in compliance with the European Commission regulations in connection with the transfer of these assets between the IP holding entity and the local municipality.
Advertising SaaS Startup
Valuation of software technology for the purpose of raising funding from investors and strategic partners. The valuation utilized state-of-the-art Software as a Service (SaaS) modeling metrics and valuation techniques.
Composite Materials Company
Fair market value analysis of the enterprise value of a manufacturing company, developing high performance thermoplastic and nano-composite materials. The valuation was prepared for purposes of obtaining funds for manufacturing capacity expansion, as the company was entering new high growth areas.