Valuation of intellectual property

HVA’s substantial intellectual property practice includes the valuation of patents, trademarks, publishing rights, film rights, recording rights, software and in-process R&E. ┬áThese assets are valued for a variety of purposes including equity investment, loan collateral, purchase price allocation, estate and gift tax, and charitable contribution. ┬áHVA is often engaged to determine reasonable royalty rates or license fees for the use of such intangible assets.