Nevium is a San Diego, California based intellectual property consulting firm specializing in licensing, valuing and providing expert witness testimony related to brands, trademarks, patents, copyrights and rights of publicity. Our two principals: Doug Bania, CLP; and Brian Buss, CFA; each have over 15 years of experience in valuing IP for business transactions, tax/estate, joint venture negotiations, transfer pricing and bankruptcy. Nevium's expert witness testimony is focused on calculating economic damages for infringement related to false endorsement, social media, Internet and advertising related disputes. Nevium also assists brand owners in building intellectual asset management strategies.
Mr. Bania and Mr. Buss are frequent lecturers on IP valuation and licensing issues and publish articles for numerous industry publications. Areas of expertise include apparel, publishing, music and film, food, automotive, sporting goods, furnishings, advertising, media, photography, retail and not for profit.
Education & Licenses
Brian: Chartered Financial Analyst, Doug: Certified Licensing Professional