Software Experts

Brad Ulrich

 

Brad Ulrich - Software Expert Witness

Computer Scientist

Email: brad@quandarypeak.com
Direct Dial: (270) 217-3610

Nashville Office
1316B Pillow St
Nashville, 37203

 
Brad Ulrich has a diverse and accomplished 10+ year career as a computer scientist, software engineer, manager of technology, and entrepreneur. His dynamic career, spanning a number of industries, includes work in the fields of software design and programming, IP and patent management, software-related legal analysis and expert testimony, litigation-support and technical writing, healthcare technology, mobile software and devices, technology business startups, technology management and licensing, software compliance, and risk management.

 

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Summary of Qualifications

  • Provides software analysis and expert witness testimony in software-related litigation, including patent infringement cases, breach-of-contract disputes, and other matters across a range of architectures and business sectors.
  • Known for his fast and efficient code review and analysis in wide-array of software languages such as Java, Android, iOS, Objective C, C++, C#, Microsoft Windows, .NET, Python, django and more.
  • Has a talent and track record for learning new technologies and grasping complex concepts.
  • Conveys technical subjects in a clear, logical style easily understood by a broader audience.
  • Has expertise in smartphones (Android, iPhone, Windows, Blackberry), mobile apps, medical devices and health record systems, embedded systems, cellular devices, web applications, and ERP systems.
  • Recently provided in-depth code review and analysis for nine patents across 29 smartphone models running the Android, Windows Mobile and Windows Phone 7 operating systems in a high-profile case.
  • Formerly served as Chief Technology Officer for Genesis Health Technologies, LLC, where he managed the growth of the company’s technology department and the commercial launch of Genesis’ flagship products and technology services for diabetes healthcare.
  • Member of the IEEE Computer Society.
  • Received his B.S. in Computer Science and Mathematics with cum laude honors from Vanderbilt University.


Areas of Expertise

  • Mobile and social

    Android Java applications, Google Android SDK (v1.1 through 4.1), Google Maps API, Google Licensing API, Google Cloud Messaging API, Google Wallet, Apple iOS, iPhone SDK, Objective C, Facebook API, Twitter API, Blackberry SDK, Windows Phone, Sencha, Appcelerator Titanium

  • Internet and web

    Google APIs, RESTful APIs, HTML5, CSS, jQuery/jQueryMobile, django, Python, Chef, Fabric, PostgreSQL, json, SOAP, PHP, PHPMyAdmin, Rackspace Cloud, Amazon EC2, Apache, Ruby, Gunicorn, nginx, ZeroMQ, RabbitMQ, SendGrid, Twilio, Perl, Linux daemontools/supervise

  • Microsoft platforms

    .NET, ASP.NET, C#, VB.NET, Windows Phone SDK, IIS, Visual C++, Win32 applications and DLLs, WinCE applications, MFC 6.0, Visual Basic 6.0

  • Database and ERP

    MySQL, PostgreSQL, Oracle, Siebel, OFBiz, OpenERP, JDBC, ADO.NET, OLE, Microsoft SQL

  • Project development and management

    Eclipse, Visual Studio 6, 8, 2005-2010, Visual Studio .NET, Siebel Tools, Visual Paradigm, UML, Github, JIRA, COCOMO, Microsoft Project, wrike, Visual SourceSafe

  • Medical technology

    HL7, CCD, X12M, DICOM, IDC-9, PCT Codes, HIPAA, Meaningful Use

  • Other software

    MATLAB, AutoCAD, eSignal, TradeStation, Visio, Adobe Photoshop

  • Analytics and finance

    Statistics and numerical analysis, signal processing algorithms and systems, financial trading indicators and systems, business accounting, finance math, business valuation methodologies

  • Litigation support

    Intellectual property and patent infringement, software design/source code audit and review, non-performance claims, expert witness and depositions



Litigation Experience

  • AliphCom, Inc. et. al. v Fitbit, Inc.

    Nov 2015 – Present
    Jurisdiction: International Trade Commission, U.S. District Court, Northern Dist. of California
    Counsel: Gibson Dunn and Crutcher LLP
    Nature of Suit: Patent Infringement

  • Walmart-Stores, Inc. v Cuker Interactive, LLC

    May 2015 – Present
    Jurisdiction: U.S. District Court, Western District of Arkanas
    Counsel: Kutak Rock LLP
    Nature of Suit: Contract Dispute

  • Ericsson, Inc. et al. v. TCL Communication Technology Holdings, Ltd, et al.

    Apr 2015 – Present
    Jurisdiction: U.S. District Court, Eastern District of Texas
    Counsel: Sheppard Mullin Richter and Hampton LLP
    Nature of Suit: Intellectual Property – Patent

  • Justin Hull and Amy Sweigard v. Marriott International, Inc.

    Mar 2015 – Present
    Jurisdiction: U.S. District Court for the Southern District of Maryland
    Counsel: Conn Maciel Carey PLLC
    Nature of Suit: Americans with Disabilities Act (ADA) Compliance

  • Mary Rutan Hospital v. Nextgen Healthcare Information Systems, Inc.

    Feb 2015 – Mar 2015
    Jurisdiction: U.S. District Court for the Southern District of Ohio
    Counsel: Reminger Co., L.P.A.
    Nature of Suit: EMR Contract Dispute

  • Computer Programs and Systems, Inc. v. Mad River Community Hospital and American Hospital Management Corporation

    Jan 2015 – Mar 2015
    Jurisdiction: Circuit Court, Mobile County Alabama
    Counsel: Janssen Malloy LLP
    Nature of Suit: EMR Contract Dispute

  • Core Wireless Licensing S.a.r.l. v. LG Electronics, Inc. & LG Electronics MobileComm USA, Inc.

    Feb 2015 – Present
    Jurisdiction: U.S. District Court for the Eastern District of Texas
    Counsel: Bunsow De Mory Smith & Allison LLP
    Nature of Suit: Intellectual Property – Patent

  • Core Wireless Licensing S.a.r.l. v. Apple Computer, Inc.

    Feb 2015 – Present
    Jurisdiction: U.S. District Court for the Eastern District of Texas
    Counsel: Bunsow De Mory Smith & Allison LLP
    Nature of Suit: Intellectual Property – Patent

  • Packet Intelligence, LLC v. Cisco Systems, Inc.

    Oct 2014 – Mar 2015
    Jurisdiction: U.S. District Court for the Eastern District of Texas
    Counsel: Heim, Payne and Chorush LLP
    Nature of Suit: Intellectual Property – Patent

  • Denise C. Tullock and Sandra M. Fry v. Success Health Corp.

    Oct 2014 – Dec 2014
    Jurisdiction: Circuit Court, City of St. Louis, Missouri
    Counsel: Thurman Howald Weber Senkel & Norrik LLC
    Nature of Suit: Medical Malpractice

  • Bridgetree, Inc. v. Red F Marketing LLC et al.

    June 2014 – Mar 2015
    Jurisdiction: U.S. District Court – Western District of North Carolina Charlotte Division
    Counsel: Harwell Howard Hyne Gabbert & Manner
    Nature of Suit: Intellectual Property – Trade Secret

  • YPPI v. SuperMedia LLC

    June 2014 – Sep 2014
    Jurisdiction: U.S. Bankruptcy Court – District of Delaware
    Counsel: Kirkland and Ellis
    Nature of Suit: Intellectual Property – Copyright Infringement

  • Guitar Apprentice, Inc. v. Ubisoft, Inc.

    Oct 2013 – Present
    Jurisdiction: U.S. District Court – Western District of Tennessee Western Division
    Counsel: Waddey Patterson
    Nature of Suit: Intellectual Property – Patent

  • Special Learning, Inc. v. Step-By-Step Academy, Inc.

    Oct 2013 – Dec 2014
    Jurisdiction: U.S. District Court – Southern District of Ohio Eastern Division
    Counsel: Cooke Demers and Gleason LLP
    Nature of Suit: Contract Dispute

  • Mediware Information Systems, Inc. v. Hematerra Technologies, LLC

    Dec 2013 – Present
    Jurisdiction: U.S. District Court, Middle District of Florida Jacksonville Division
    Counsel: Barack Ferrazzano Kirschbaum & Nagelberg LLP
    Nature of Suit: Intellectual Property – Trade Secret

  • Intellectual Ventures, LLC v. AT&T Mobility, LLC, et al.
    Intellectual Ventures, LLC v. T-Mobile USA, Inc., et al.
    Intellectual Ventures, LLC v. Nextel Operations, Inc., et al.
    Intellectual Ventures, LLC v. United States Cellular Corporation

    Oct 2013 – Present
    Jurisdiction: U.S. District Court for the District of Delaware
    Counsel: Dechert LLP
    Nature of Suit: Intellectual Property – Patent

  • ROY-G-BIV Corporation v. Honeywell International, Inc., et al.
    ROY-G-BIV Corporation v. Siemens Corporation, et al.
    ROY-G-BIV Corporation v. ABB, Ltd., et al.

    Oct 2013 – Sept 2014
    Jurisdiction: U.S. District Court for the Eastern District of Texas
    Counsel: Boies, Schiller & Flexner LLP
    Nature of Suit: Intellectual Property – Patent

  • Motion Games, LLC v. Nintendo Co., Ltd., Nintendo of America Inc., Retro Studios, Inc., Rent-a-Center, Inc., and Gamestop Corp.

    Aug 2013 – Present
    Jurisdiction: U.S. District Court for the Eastern District of Texas
    Counsel: Boies Schiller & Flexner LLP
    Nature of Suit: Intellectual Property – Patent

  • Nokia Corporation and Nokia Inc. v. HTC Corporation and HTC America, Inc.

    Aug 2013 – Present
    Jurisdiction: United States International Trade Commission
    Counsel: Desmarais LLP
    Nature of Suit: Intellectual Property – Patent

  • N5 Technologies, LLC v. Capital One, N.A., Capital One Bank (USA), and Capital One Services, LLC

    June 2013 – Present
    Jurisdiction: U.S. District Court for the Eastern District of Virginia
    Counsel: Panovia Group, LLP
    Nature of Suit: Intellectual Property – Patent

  • Anthony Dike, M.D. v. Kindred Healthcare Operating, Inc.

    Mar 2013 – Present
    Jurisdiction: Superior Court of the State of Califoria, County of Los Angeles – East District
    Counsel: Giovanniello & Michels, LLP
    Nature of Suit: Loss of Property

  • Wisconsin Technology Venture, LLC v. Fatwallet, Inc.

    Mar 2013 – July 2013
    Jurisdiction: U.S. District Court for the Western District of Wisconsin
    Counsel: Newman Du Wors LLP
    Nature of Suit: Intellectual Property – Patent

  • Nokia Corp. and Intellisync Corp. v. HTC, HTC America, Inc., and Exedea, Inc.

    Feb 2013 – Sept 2013
    Jurisdiction: United States International Trade Commission
    Counsel: Desmarais LLP
    Nature of Suit: Intellectual Property – Patent

  • Yazmin Reyazuddin v. Montgomery County, Maryland

    Aug 2012 – Present
    Jurisdiction: U.S. District Court for the District of Maryland (Southern Division)
    Counsel: Office of the Montgomery County Attorney
    Nature of Suit: Reasonable Accommodations Dispute Re: Section 508 of the Rehabilitation Act

  • MobileMedia Ideas, LLC v. HTC Corporation and HTC America, Inc.

    July 2012 – Mar 2013
    Jurisdiction: U.S. District Court for the Eastern District of Texas
    Counsel: Desmarais LLP
    Nature of Suit: Intellectual Property – Patent