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Fuel Industry Veteran Opines On Technology Patent Dispute ENVIRONMENTAL Expert Case

Fuel Industry Veteran Opines On Technology Patent Dispute

This case involves an intellectual property dispute between two fuel companies over gasoline blending. The patent in question allowed for the accurate blending of the gasoline at the point of distribution based on its volatility level. An expert in the fi …

Real Estate Appraiser Determines Property Values Following Storm ENVIRONMENTAL Expert Case

This case involves a chemical plant that released thousands of pounds of hazardous pollutants after it was flooded during a heavy rainstorm. The plant was located within the vicinity of a residential community and the spill significantly contaminated the  …

Man Is Crushed By Rotting Tree In University Arboretum ENVIRONMENTAL Expert Case

Man Is Crushed By Rotting Tree In University Arboretum

This case involves a man that was crushed by a live oak tree branch in South Carolina. The man was walking through a field at a large university-owned arboretum. According to the university, the trees in this area of the campus had been checked within the  …

Recycling Plant Sued After Failing To Comply With Environmental Regulations ENVIRONMENTAL Expert Case

…  plant that was recently shut down for various breaches of environmental regulatory codes. A class of investors filed suit against the …  misleading statements about their level of compliance with environmental regulations. The plant repeatedly violated air quality standards …

Mine Reclamation Expert Opines on Geological Damage ENVIRONMENTAL Expert Case

Mine Reclamation Expert Opines on Geological Damage

This case involves a dispute over a large portion of land that was leased for surface mining. The landowner was approached by a firm asking for a land lease to perform surface mining. The landowner agreed to the land lease on the condition that stone remov …

EPA Expert Opines on Certification of Conformity Suit ENVIRONMENTAL Expert Case

EPA Expert Opines on Certification of Conformity Suit

This case involves two companies that were selling energy conversion kits. One company filed for a Certification of Conformity through the EPA and waited until it had received the certification before selling its product. The other company sold the kits wi …

Lead Contamination Causes Developmental Problems ENVIRONMENTAL Expert Case

Lead Contamination Causes Developmental Problems

…  of lead from their bloodstream. A number of experts in environmental engineering, soil chemistry, and a neuropsychologist were …