EMPLOYMENT EXPERT WITNESS CASE STUDIES

Employment expert witness discusses racial discrimination during hiring process EMPLOYMENT Expert Case

…  employment expert witness analyzes applicants’ demographic data to determine …  to find suitable employees had a blanket policy to deny employment to applicants with criminal records. This practice of conducting …  which they were qualified. The plaintiff applied to the employment agencies contracted by the computer company.  A criminal background …

Tax attorney blacklisted from industry seeks economic loss valuation EMPLOYMENT Expert Case

This case involves a plaintiff who was hired by a major paper manufacturer as a senior tax attorney back in 2007. Becoming a senior tax attorney requires many years of experience in an industry that is extremely complex, requires a deep understanding of ho …

Company retaliates against worker for making complaints about supervisor EMPLOYMENT Expert Case

This case involves a man who worked for a parcel delivery company since 1985. The man started out as a driver for the company and later received several promotions. He eventually became a division manager. The man’s supervisor was very strict about compl …

Coffee Company Sued Over “Tip-Sharing” Policy EMPLOYMENT Expert Case

Coffee Company Sued Over “Tip-Sharing” Policy

This case involves employees of a major coffee chain. The company employed four types of workers at its coffee stores: baristas, shift supervisors, assistant store managers, and store managers. Each coffee store had a plexiglass box at the counter where cu …

Bank Worker Fired After Taking Sick Leave EMPLOYMENT Expert Case

Bank Worker Fired After Taking Sick Leave

This case involves a man who worked as a bank employee. The man had been working at his job for 25 years, and was one of the longest–serving employees due to the company’s low employee retention rate. The man became sick and started suffering from depress …

Employee Killed by Crowd at Retail Store EMPLOYMENT Expert Case

Employee Killed by Crowd at Retail Store

This case involves a thirty-four-year-old employee at a large, well-known retail store. The employee was working on the day after Thanksgiving, which is known as “Black Friday” in retail circles. The employee was standing near the doors of the store wh …

Employee Fired After Requesting Gas Mileage Reimbursement EMPLOYMENT Expert Case

Employee Fired After Requesting Gas Mileage Reimbursement

This case involves a man who was a maintenance worker for an apartment rental company. His job required him to work at various properties that the company, which had a history of astoundingly low employee retention rates, managed. He was ordered by his su …

Restaurant Owner Fails to Pay Waitress for Overtime Hours EMPLOYMENT Expert Case

Restaurant Owner Fails to Pay Waitress for Overtime Hours

This case involves a waitress in a Pennsylvania restaurant who was required to work overtime hours. The owner of the restaurant required the waitress to work between 80 and 100 hours per week and paid her only a $300 per week salary, an amount the waitress …

Employer Discriminates Against Disabled Employee EMPLOYMENT Expert Case

Employer Discriminates Against Disabled Employee

This case involves an employee who worked in the light assembly department of a company testing small air valve components of air brakes for large vehicles. The employee regularly came into contact with various chemical, solvents, and irritants, and he eve …