Services with the expertise you need plus the experience you want.

Ms. Harper has provided litigation consultation and expert witness services since 2005. On behalf of Plaintiffs and Defendants (60%/40% respectively), more than 100 law firms have engaged her to provide litigation services: 65+ surveys, 80+ reports, 30+ rebuttals, 45+ depositions, and to testify in 20+ trials.

Ms. Harper has provided courtroom testimony in cases involving Trademark Infringement, Trade Dress Infringement, Patent Infringement, Misleading and False Advertising, Licensing, Defamation, Commercial Reasonableness, Breach of Contract / Performance, and Personal Injury.

Headquartered in Dallas, TX, Ms. Harper has provided services in virtually every circuit as well as JAMS and TTAB.


Trademark Infringement Surveys

Consumer opinions, behavior, and potential confusion are key issues in Lanham Act litigation and TTAB proceedings. Ms. Harper develops surveys and analyzes these issues in relation to trademark or trade dress infringement, secondary meaning, and genericness. HLCR capabilities include state-of-the art survey designs that are probative of the relevant issues in each case.

Rebuttal Surveys and Reports

Ms. Harper formulates expert rebuttal critiques and constructs rebuttal surveys to show the potential difference in results with properly designed and executed surveys. Harper also provides guidance on how to approach the opposing expert’s deposition.

Business & Marketing

With Ms. Harper's 30+ years of Fortune 500 experience, she is uniquely skilled at providing reports involving marketing and branding, distribution, strategy, defamation, licensing, digital media, social media, in-store merchandising, and more.

Deceptive Advertising

Deceptive advertising provide an analysis of whether, and to what degree, consumers have been mislead and also whether it materially influenced consumer purchase decisions. Ms. Harper creates quantfiable surveys that provide a measure of consumer perceptions.

PTO Examining Attorney Support

Ms. Harper provides two inexpensive PTO Examining Attorney likelihood of confusion support services: PTO Survey Snapshot and PTO Marketing Brief. The flat fee for these fast-turnaround services range from $2,500 to $5,500.

Mediation Support

Strengthen your case mediation with the cost-effective Mediation Snapshot Survey or Mediation Marketing Brief. From $2,500, these services can be completed within one week.

Professional Memberships