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Anthony Wechselberger
President
3447 Bernardo Lane
Escondido CA 92029
USA
phone: 760-740-0013
fax: 760-740-0013
Broadband & Multimedia Consulting & Expert Witness Services
Specialized in cable, satellite, broadcast & Internet communications systems, and associated content distribution technologies. Thirty years experience in communications systems, including twenty years in leadership & executive positions (engineering, operations, sales & marketing). Substantial experience in Intellectual Property Litigation and Patent Infringement.

Technology
  • Systems, Architectural & Design Engineering
  • Digital Rights Management, Conditional Access & Copy Protection Systems
  • Consumer Appliances (set top boxes, DVR/PVR)
  • Pay TV, Video on Demand, Interactive TV, Internet TV
  • Digital Television & Compression Systems
  • Technical & Business Management
  • Business & Product Development Practices
  • Technical, Strategic, & Product Marketing
  • Account & Contracts Management
  • Manufacturing, OEM & 3rd Party Relationships
  • Sales, Support, Installation & Field Engineering
  • Engineering & Product/Project Management
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    Toby Berlin
    Principal
    1701 Pier Avenue
    Santa Monica CA 90405
    USA
    phone: 310-200-9306
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    Toby Berlin is a Senior Media Executive and Consultant with a demonstrated history of culminating ground-breaking, original worldwide acquisitions in every aspect of Cable & Satellite including Cable, Premium and Broadcast Networks, Adult Programming, TV Everywhere (TVE), Shopping Networks and Pay-Per-View (PPV) events. Her broad expertise spans all aspects of sales, marketing, programming and operations honed through over 15+ years of executive-level leadership experience.

    Ms. Berlin offers litigation support services and expert witness testimony to attorneys for both Plaintiff and Defense. She is available to strategize on the following:

    Core Areas of Expertise
    • Cable & Satellite Negotiations
    • Retransmission Consent & Must Carry
    • Content Acquisitions
    • Contract Database Management & Compliance
    • Network Packaging & Pricing
    • Strategic Partnerships
    • Platform Development
    • New Category Expansions
  • Broadcast Networks
  • Industry Best Practices
  • Strong Entertainment Industry Relationships
  • Product & Service Innovations
  • Marketing & Operations Leadership
  • P&L Management
  • Compulsory Copyright
  • Expert Witness
  • Ms. Berlin serves as a Cable / Satellite / Retransmission Consent Advisor for multiple research firms to educate large institutional investors on industry. She currently consults with MVPDs such as the SONY team that developed Playstation Vue and advises on programming acquisitions, essential successful media distribution strategies and sales, marketing, and operations best practices.

    In her previous role, Ms. Berlin was responsible for aspects of programming acquisitions for the DIRECTV service including all networks available on DIRECTV’s Spanish-language package DIRECTV en Español, DIRECTV's WorldDirect international programming packages, DIRECTV's Local into Local platform, shopping channels, adult programming, DIRECTV’s airborne platforms on Continental, JetBlue and Frontier airlines, as well as the Sonic Tap music channels available on the DIRECTV platform.

    Ms. Berlin contributed to DIRECTV ‘s significant subscriber base growth from 3.5M to more than 20M by negotiating and closing programming acquisition deals that continuously expanded the service offerings. As a contract specialist, she contributed millions of dollars to the bottom line from programmers’ contractual non-compliance.

    Toby Berlin holds a bachelor’s degree from the University of Miami in Coral Gables, FL, and a law degree from Southwestern University of Law in Los Angeles and is member of the Pennsylvania Bar Association.

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    J. Armand Musey
    President
    535 Fifth Avenue, 4th floor
    New York NY 10017
    USA
    phone: 646-843-9850
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    J. Armand Musey, CFA, JD/MBA, founder and president of Summit Ridge Group, LLC, provides expert witness testimony for the Satellite, Media and Telecommunications Industries. Mr. Musey is a highly regarded financial analyst with expertise in Asset Valuation, Business Valuation, Financial Analysis of Economic Damages and Financial Scenario Analysis. He also has significant experience in corporate governance and investment research practices. He offers litigation support for clients with complex financial analysis or valuation projects. His background includes Wall Street research methods and practices on behalf of defendants in insider trading cases.

    Mr. Musey's industry knowledge, financial expertise and extensive writing experience allow him to expediently craft well-argued independent written direct testimony documents that withstand scrutiny in depositions and during courtroom cross-examination. Prior expert witness experience and years of communicating with investors of all types have honed his skills at orally communicating his industry knowledge and financial expertise. Moreover, Mr. Musey's legal background facilitates his ability to communicate with legal professionals, understand the legal relevance of case facts and efficiently read legal documents.

    Areas of Expertise Include:
    • Industry and Business
      • Broadband Communications
      • Broadcasting
      • FCC Spectrum Licenses (including orbital slot valuation and wireless spectrum valuation)
      • Wireless Communications
      • Satellite Communications Industry and Related Media and Telecommunications Topics
    • Financial and Economic
      • Asset Valuation
      • Business Valuation
      • Financial Analysis of Economic Damages
      • Financial Scenario Analysis
    • Other
      • Corporate Governance
      • Investment Research Practices - including accepted used of information sources and relationships with company management
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