COMMERCIAL EXPERT WITNESS CASE STUDIES

Bank alleges other banks breached standards on construction loan COMMERCIAL Expert Case

A building company and its owners owed a bank more than $13 million in loans. The loans were secured by all of the builder’s assets and the owners’ assets. One of the owners alerted the bank that he had overstated the assets of the building company whe …

Corporate Governance Expert Witness Examines Allegedly Lax FCPA Oversight COMMERCIAL Expert Case

In this case, a corporate governance expert witness was asked to opine on a shareholder derivative action on behalf of a nominal party, an oil and gas company, filed against its board of directors. The action alleges the board failed to install and maintai …

Construction company involved in bid rigging arrangement COMMERCIAL Expert Case

This case involves a company that was a wholly owned subsidiary of a transportation construction, chemical, and petroleum company headquartered in the South. The company submitted a $7.1 million bid for a state highway design and construction project. The  …

Electric Forklift Fatally Injures Worker COMMERCIAL Expert Case

Electric Forklift Fatally Injures Worker

…  the forklift to load empty plastic beverage pallets into a commercial trailer. While the worker was loading the pallets, several of the …

OSHA Expert Witness Comments on Workplace Accident COMMERCIAL Expert Case

OSHA Expert Witness Comments on Workplace Accident

…  involves an injury to an installer who was working in a commercial building. The plaintiff worked on all of the duct work for an HVAC …  He had been told by the supervising electrician of the commercial building (who was employed by the building’s management company) …

Stalled Commercial Truck Causes Major Accident COMMERCIAL Expert Case

Stalled Commercial Truck Causes Major Accident

This case involves a car accident on a major highway with three different parties. The third party defendant was a company with a driver who was driving on the highway. While on the road, his truck hit a squirrel and stalled out. The car behind the truck …