CULTURE EXPERT WITNESSES

Expert Witness: E-055715
This educator is a scholar of human social interaction and American history. At Harvard, he wrote his PhD dissertation on the sexual revolution of the 1960's; he later adapted this scholarly work into a popular book. He has been featured as an expert on a CNN series, a the History Channel program , and a VH1 documentary.
Expert Witness: E-276449
This highly qualified expert has over 10 years of professional experience in forestry and environmental planning. He earned his BS in forestry from the University of Wisconsin and his MA in urban planning and policy at the University of Illinois at Chicago. This expert is a certified consulting arborist under the American Society of Consulting Arborists and is a board certified master arborist by the International Society of Arboriculture. He is a member of various ...
Expert Witness: E-142118
This highly qualified expert has over 35 years of experience in arboriculture. He is a Board Certified Master Arborist, Registered Consulting Arborist, TRAQ Qualified Tree Risk Assessor, and Vermont Certified Horticulturist. He has extensive experience as an Arborist for commpanies such as Bartlett Tree Expert Co. and Custom Grounds of Vermont, LLC. This expert is currently a Campus Arborist at a university in New Hampshire.
Expert Witness: E-049494
This performing artist and scholar of twentieth century American culture served among the first curators of the Rock and Roll Hall of Fame in Cleveland, Ohio. He earned his BA in Sociology and Fine Arts from Montclair State University and completed a doctoral degree focused on American Folklore and Ethnomusicology at Indiana University. He has served as a faculty member in the American Studies departments of Penn College, Indiana University, and Radford University, while ...
Expert Witness: E-012576
This expert is one of two owners and a Principal Scientist at a major environmental firm. This firm specializes in providing solutions to challenging agricultural and environmental problems throughout the world. Their areas of expertise include soil science, water quality and demand evaluation and management, agricultural systems, salinity and nutrient management, ecosystem restoration, statistics, remote sensing, geospatial analysis, land stabilization, and regulatory ...
Expert Witness: E-139014
This health and safety professional has more than three decades of experience in industrial hygiene, occupational exposures, safety, and public health. Throughout his career, this expert has personally conducted over a thousand industrial hygiene evaluations for numerous companies in various fields including engineering, mining, manufacturing, oil & gas, healthcare, environmental, pharmaceutical, biotechnology, food processing, agriculture, and construction. As a ...
Expert Witness: E-016092
This highly qualified expert is a professor of agricultural safety and health in the agricultural engineering department at a top ranking university. His credentials and experience in occupational safety and health makes him particularly qualified to review this case. He is a Certified Safety Professional and a member of the American Society of Safety Engineers, Agricultural Division of National Safety, and International Society of Safety and Health. He has earned ...
Expert Witness: E-119812
This expert has over 2 decades experience in the pest control industry. He is a certified Entomologist and a certified pest control applicator. He is active in his field and is a part of a number of prestigious organizations including the National Pest Management Association and Pennsylvania Pest Management Association. He is currently the President and owner of a pest control firm specializing in bed bug and rodent eradication.
Expert Witness: E-162428
This highly qualified expert has 25 years of experience with vocational consulting. After receiving his bachelor's degree in Psychology from Louisiana State University, this expert went on to receive his master's in Rehabilitation Counseling from the University of Alabama. He then completed an additional master's and post-doctorate in Educational Psychology from Texas A & M University. This expert is a certified and licensed Rehabilitation Counselor and he has published ...
Expert Witness: E-136560
This expert has over 25 years of experience in forensic accounting, focusing on the measurement of economic damages and litigation support. He received a BS in Business Administration and Accounting at Roosevelt University and is an active, certified Public Accountant, Global Management Accountant, Financial Forensic Specialist, and Fraud Examiner. This expert has experience across numerous industries including agriculture, construction, manufacturing, and healthcare. He ...
Expert Witness: E-086648
This international technology expert has hands-on experience in all aspects of agriculture, including crop production, equipment design, R&D, teaching, manufacturing, and marketing. He has four advanced degrees in business/engineering, including a Ph.D. in the Automation of Technological Processes from the National University of Life and Environmental Science of Ukraine. He has authored 70+ publications and holds 11 U.S. patents, as well as others from Canada, the EU, ...

CULTURE EXPERT WITNESS CASE STUDIES

Patient Suffers Septic Shock Following Laboratory Clerical Error CULTURE Expert Case

…  including foul-smelling bandages and greenish-blue wounds. Cultures were obtained and the preliminary results were negative. The woman was …  and passed away. It was later discovered that the final culture report was positive for pseudomonas …

Karaoke Compact Disc Infringes Song Copyrights CULTURE Expert Case

Karaoke Compact Disc Infringes Song Copyrights

…  copyrights in the songs. An expert in the music and pop culture industry and audio forensics/audio engineering was sought to opine on …

Recreational Sports Expert Opines on Excessive Force in Intramural Hockey Game CULTURE Expert Case

This action sports case involves a young woman who was seriously injured following a dangerous hit in her intramural ice hockey league. The woman was playing for a team sponsored by her employer, which was competing in the league’s playoffs at the time of …

Oscar-Nominated Film’s Soundtrack Causes Infringement Inquiry CULTURE Expert Case

Oscar-Nominated Film’s Soundtrack Causes Infringement Inquiry

This case takes place in New York and involves the soundtrack to an Oscar-nominated film. The plaintiff in this case worked in film production as a composer. In his free time, the plaintiff also produced music for an independent music label, which made tr …

Recording Contract Gives Singer Royalty Rights for Synchronization CULTURE Expert Case

This case involves a singer who had many hit songs during the 1960’s. The singer was married to the producer of many of her hit songs. When the singer and producer met before they got married, the singer signed a five-year “personal services” recordi …

Lax Organizational Policies Contribute to Drunk Driving Death CULTURE Expert Case

This case involves a motor accident resulting in death, and the allegedly insufficient organizational controls which lead top the accident. The target defendant is the general manager (GM) of a car dealership with a history of alcohol abuse. The CEO of the …

Pop Singer Infringes on Copyrighted R&B Song CULTURE Expert Case

Pop Singer Infringes on Copyrighted R&B Song

This case involves a pop singer who made a pop song with the same name as a copyrighted soul song from the 1960’s. The original song was made by a famous group that had many R&B and soul hits from that era. The original song was not released on an al …