LEGAL EXPERT WITNESSES

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Divorce Attorney Sues Client For Outstanding Legal Fees LEGAL Expert Case

…  case involves a man who was sued for not paying legal fees to his divorce attorney. The man filed for divorce and retained the …  though they did not serve as his attorney. An expert in legal malpractice with particular experience in divorce law was sought to …

Firm Sued For Legal Malpractice Following Failure To Name Expert LEGAL Expert Case

…  group that was sued by a law firm for failing to pay legal fees.  The law firm represented both a cardiology group and a surgeon …  payment of fees and the group’s insurer counter-sued for legal …

Karaoke Compact Disc Infringes Song Copyrights LEGAL Expert Case

Karaoke Compact Disc Infringes Song Copyrights

 This case involves a record company that owned the copyrights to seven musical compositions by a popular rock group. The record company had never licensed these songs for use in the karaoke industry. A karaoke company encoded compact discs with the audio …

Bankruptcy Expert Discusses Law Firm Usurping Corporate Authority LEGAL Expert Case

…  commercial law case involves a claim of legal malpractice against a major law firm in Texas. The firm previously provided legal counsel to the plaintiff, who had been operating a bond-financed copper …  any gold found while mining copper and selling it. His legal counsel advised that because his venture was bond-financed and therefore …

Firm Violates Title VII by Using Gender Stereotypes in Promotion Process LEGAL Expert Case

This case involves a woman who was a senior manager at an accounting firm in Wyoming. The firm proposed her for partnership. Out of 88 candidates she was the only woman proposed for partnership. As part of the partnership process, the firm solicited writte …

Estates and Trusts Expert Opines on Negligent Trust Formation LEGAL Expert Case

This case involves a defendant who created a revocable trust instrument in Maryland. The defendant prepared both a restarted trust instrument as well as a separate will and testament. Based on the advice of the defendant, the decedent signed and executed t …