COMMERCIAL EXPERT WITNESS CASE STUDIES

SEC Expert Opines on Illegal Poison Pill Agreement COMMERCIAL Expert Case

SEC Expert Opines on Illegal Poison Pill Agreement

This case involves a defending company that had a board who have entrenched themselves in the positions by enacting a “poison pill” agreement that prevents any takeover of the company by shareholders. One of the shareholders attempted to vote out the curre …

Financial Damages Experts Opine on Auditing Firm Negligence COMMERCIAL Expert Case

Financial Damages Experts Opine on Auditing Firm Negligence

This is a professional negligence case against a large auditing firm. The defendant firm was performing the audits for a property insurance firm in Texas. Insurance companies are required to maintain a certain amount of liquidity, however the property insu …

Trucking Expert Evaluates Fatal Crash Involving Oversized Load COMMERCIAL Expert Case

This case involves a driver who was involved in a fatal accident when his car struck an over-sized load that was protruding into his lane of travel on the highway. At the time of the incident in question, the over-sized load consisting of large steel compo …

Advertising Agency’s Use of Sound-Alike Infringes Singer’s Right of Publicity COMMERCIAL Expert Case

…  knew of a song by a famous singer and decided to make a commercial using a word-play of the song. The song was by a well-known singer …  who could mimic the singer’s vocal style to do the commercial. The advertising agency found a professional musician who had …

Economic Expert Witness Opines on Wage Fixing Scheme COMMERCIAL Expert Case

Economic Expert Witness Opines on Wage Fixing Scheme

Case: Fleischman v. Albany Medical Center United States District Court, N.D. New York.July 22, 2010728 F.Supp.2d 130 Facts: Plaintiffs commenced the instant action against Defendants claiming that they conspired among themselves to keep down the wages …

Business Expert Witnesses Discuss Retail Accommodations in Wholesale Company COMMERCIAL Expert Case

This international business case involves an inappropriate partnership formed between a senior executive of a large wholesale company and a retailer in Oregon. The Defendant in this case is the former CEO of a large fabric wholesaler who discovered that  …

Taxation Expert Opines on Financial Services Merger Dispute COMMERCIAL Expert Case

This case involves a dispute between shareholders in New Hampshire who sold their equity interests in a financial services firm during a merger, as well as the other party in the merger over unpaid sales taxes. The taxes are related to transactions betwe …