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Film Producer Allegedly Plagiarizes Screenwriter’s Script FILM Expert Case

…  case involves a freelance screenwriter who attended a film festival in the hopes of selling a script he had been working on. The …  script. The following year, the producer released a film with a plot line nearly identical to that of the screenwriter’s original …

Broadcasting Company Allegedly Responsible For Drop In Advertising Profits FILM Expert Case

This case involves a television production company that entered into a contract with a broadcasting company. The broadcasting company sold the production company access to a channel and advertisers engaged the channel. Over time, the channel lost viewers b …

Manufacturing Expert Opines On Polymer Patent Dispute FILM Expert Case

Manufacturing Expert Opines On Polymer Patent Dispute

This case involves a patent infringement dispute between two major beverage can manufacturers. One of the companies, a leading manufacturer of polymeric coatings applied to the inside of beverage cans to protect the beverage from the metal, was accuse …

Real Estate Expert Discusses Right of First Refusal FILM Expert Case

Real Estate Expert Discusses Right of First Refusal

A movie producer decided to sue his real estate attorney in Florida for legal malpractice after the attorney failed to communicate the right of first refusal while selling the producer’s beach side property. The property had previously leased out to a te …

Metallurgy Expert Evaluates Factory Piping Rupture FILM Expert Case

Metallurgy Expert Evaluates Factory Piping Rupture

This case involves piping in a large confectionery factory in Arkansas that suddenly burst while in use. The piping in question was used to transport water for use at various points in the company’s production line, and had been installed relatively recent …

Accounting Expert Opines on Underpayment of Royalties by Natural Gas Firm FILM Expert Case

This case involves the alleged underpayment of royalties to a group of plaintiffs involved in the extraction, refinement, and sale of a variety of oil and gas products in the Alaska. The plaintiffs were the owners of a tract of land upon which the defendan …

Warehouse Employee Suffers Significant Injuries in Forklift Accident FILM Expert Case

This case involves a man who was injured working in the warehouse of a major producer of commercial baking ingredients. At the time of the incident in question, the plaintiff was employed as a subcontractor at the warehouse facility, and was tasked with t …