Updated, expanded-and proven-methods to account for risk and assign value, from Richard Razgaitis Developers of cutting-edge technologies are confronted with compelling questions years before their technologies even reach the marketplace: To develop or not to develop? To license or not to license? What price will be a true reflection of the product's value from the buyer's and seller's points of view? In Valuation and Dealmaking of Technology-Based Intellectual Property, author Richard Razgaitis answers these questions and more, offering updated and complete coverage of the issues, methods, and art of valuing and pricing "early-stage" technologies. This guide presents three core technology commercialization business processes: opportunity Discovery, Valuation, and Dealmaking, or Technology Licensing D-V-D, authoritatively covering topics including: Risk and Reward Taxonomy of Technology Licensing Principle Based Valuation Methods (and Tools) Monte Carlo and Real Options as an Advanced Valuation Method Identifying and Prioritizing Technology Opportunities Term Sheets and Deal Teams for Negotiation Readiness and Dealmaking Drawing upon over thirty years of experience in developing technology-based intellectual property, the author thoroughly examines these challenging business processes from a practical, experienced-based perspective. An accompanying Web site, www.razgaitis.com, provides spreadsheets used in this book and a free trial of the Monte Carlo software to allow you to run your own simulations. Presenting six proven valuation methods as well as a series of case studies showing them in action, Valuation and Dealmaking of Technology-Based Intellectual Property is an essential addition to every technology/R&D manager, M&A dealmaker, and IP lawyer's professional library.Razgaitis, Richard is the author of 'Valuation and Pricing of Technology-Based Intellectual Property' with ISBN 9780470193334 and ISBN 0470193336.