ETHICS EXPERT WITNESS CASE STUDIES

Business Ethics Expert Discusses Alleged Sale of Defective Medical Devices ETHICS Expert Case

This case involves a dispute against a medical device company. The plaintiff alleges that the company was engaged in unethical business practices; they were selling and marketing defective imaging devices that eventually ended up getting recalled shortly a …

Ethics Expert Comments on Minority Shareholder Rights ETHICS Expert Case

Ethics Expert Comments on Minority Shareholder Rights

This case involves the minority shareholder and Chief Operating Officer of a C-corporation in Utah, where the owners of the company are taxed separately from the company itself. The minority shareholder was forced out of her role, but her former colleagues …

Medical Device Distributor Allegedly Violates Anti-Kickback Statutes ETHICS Expert Case

This anti fraud case involves a medical device distributor and a hospital in New Mexico which allegedly violated Medicare anti-kickback statutes, as well as industry ethical standards. The distributor in question employeed a woman working at a medical cent …

Legal Malpractice Expert Opines on Negligent Representation in Criminal Trial ETHICS Expert Case

This case involves an individual who suffered monetary harm as a result of alleged legal malpractice. The individual had a prior confrontation with police in which he claimed he was assaulted. Ultimately, he was charged, but he intended to bring a civil cl …

Legal Malpractice Expert Comments on Ethical Lapses by Divorce Attorney ETHICS Expert Case

This case involves issues that stem from a divorce that took place in Arizona. After extensive premarital counseling, a custody agreement and child support agreement were determined through the court in Arizona, and a paternity test was run to establish th …

Attorney Accused of Malpractice After Selling Company ETHICS Expert Case

Attorney Accused of Malpractice After Selling Company

This case takes place in Virginia and involves an unauthorized change of the terms of sale and payment between a company and its shareholders. The defendant, an attorney, took a small ownership stake in the company in exchange for legal fees. The defenda …

Legal Malpractice Expert Opines on Employment Discrimination Case ETHICS Expert Case

This case involves a Plaintiff who filed an employment discrimination complaint against the U.S equal employment opportunity commission, alleging that he had been denied employment on the basis of his race. The same agency eventually released a statement t …