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Residential Pipe Burst Causes Severe Property Damage ENGINEERING Expert Case

Residential Pipe Burst Causes Severe Property Damage

This case involves copper tubing that was used to supply water to a house in Tennessee. The piping began to develop pinholes that caused the pipes to burst in different areas of the house. After the last pipe burst, an on-call plumber was called to condu …

Movie Set Collapses Permanently Injuring High-Profile Actor ENGINEERING Expert Case

Movie Set Collapses Permanently Injuring High-Profile Actor

This case involves the injury of a high-profile actor on the set of a movie being filmed in Los Angeles. Part of the set included a balcony of a house. The balcony had wooden balusters that were 3ft in height surrounding the entirety of the balcony area. …

Fracking Product Manufacturer Allegedly Infringes On Competitor’s Design ENGINEERING Expert Case

…  product component. An expert in product design expert and engineering with deep experience in the fracking industry was sought to examine …  in question and assess whether or not the plaintiff’s engineering design was infringed …

Elderly Patient Dies Of Complications From Legionella Infection ENGINEERING Expert Case

This case involves an elderly female patient who was exposed to Legionnaire’s disease from a contaminated air-conditioning unit in her Atlanta apartment. The patient developed pneumonia secondary to the Legionnaire’s and eventually passed away. An expe …

Manufacturer Allegedly Infringes On Lighting Patents ENGINEERING Expert Case

Manufacturer Allegedly Infringes On Lighting Patents

This case involves an intellectual property dispute surrounding the design of lighting systems for indoor applications. It was alleged that a new competitor in the lighting space infringed on various patents owned by the plaintiff manufacturer. An expert i …

Aviation Expert Inspects Aircraft Engine Following Fatal Crash ENGINEERING Expert Case

This case involves three individuals and a pilot who were all killed in an airplane crash. The aircraft was a PA28-236 Dakota owned by the deceased pilot. The plane departed at 2:15 pm from northern Montana en route to central Wyoming. The aircraft crashed …

Multimedia Technology Expert Reviews Software Patent Dispute ENGINEERING Expert Case

…  is a patent infringement case brought by a software engineering and design firm against a young competitor in the space. The …  software patents. An industry expert in software engineering and multimedia systems was sought to discuss the validity of the …

Chemical Plant Workers Fall From Unsafe Catwalk ENGINEERING Expert Case

Chemical Plant Workers Fall From Unsafe Catwalk

…  that emitted hydrogen sulfide. An expert in corrosion engineering was sought to discuss corrosion hazards associated with wastewater …