Barr Group’s team of software expert witnesses are industry-recognized experts in computer science and software engineering.  With over 20 years of experience in software development and analyzing code for legal disputes, our software experts have analyzed source code for software copyright infringement and trade secret theft cases within the United States, including cases involving foreign entities.

Our software copyright infringement and trade secret theft experts offer clients expertise in the following areas:

  • Software architecture, data structure, control structure, data structure, and information architecture
  • Abstraction-filtration-comparison (AFC) testing
  • Identifying and classifying protected and non-protected elements of software source and object code
  • Fair use of reverse engineering

Barr Group’s software copyright infringement and trade secret expert witness teams are staffed based on the needs of the case. Teams are created and scaled to ensure that the client receives the most accurate software assessment that is both efficient and cost-effective.

Sample Case Portfolio

Telecommunications Equipment

Product: Cellular Base Station
Case Type:  International Trade Secret Theft


Product:  Video Game Software
Case Type:  Software copyright infringement, trade secret theft

Consumer Electronics

Product:  Printer Software
Case Type:  Software copyright infringement