MUSIC INDUSTRY EXPERT WITNESSES

Expert Witness: E-488458
This expert has 40 years of experience in the music industry. He earned his BM from Illinois State University, his MM from Ithaca College and his PhD in higher education administration from Arizona State University. He is a member of the Music and Entertainment Industry Educators Association, the National Academy of Television Arts and Sciences and the International Ticketing Association. He previously served as a summer festival manager for the Shenandoah Valley Music ...
Expert Witness: E-294585
This highly qualified, seasoned stone professional has over 30 years of experience in the stone industry. His skills include geology and stone identification, material sourcing, handling and transporting of fabricated stone, international business, OSHA compliance, business administration and management, as stone forensics. He received his BA from Syracuse University and is an accredited fabricator by the National Stone Institute. He is a member of the National Stone ...
Expert Witness: E-009750
This audio device expert began his career as a professional musician, studying at the Boston Conservatory of Music. He thereafter earned a BS in Electrical Engineering from Northeastern University and later pursued a doctorate in the field at Lehigh University. He is a licensed Professional Engineer and member of the IEEE, National Academy of Forensic Engineers (NAFE) and Audio Engineering Society (AES). As the author of industry patents and an active member of the ...

MUSIC INDUSTRY EXPERT WITNESS CASE STUDIES

Music Producer Allegedly Plagiarizes Rising Artist’s Song MUSIC INDUSTRY Expert Case

…  an intellectual property dispute between an upcoming musician and an established producer. The producer allegedly lifted portions of an original song written by the musician and included them in another artist’s song without the musician’s …

Karaoke Compact Disc Infringes Song Copyrights MUSIC INDUSTRY Expert Case

Karaoke Compact Disc Infringes Song Copyrights

…  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 version of the …

Pop Singer Infringes on Copyrighted R&B Song MUSIC INDUSTRY Expert Case

Pop Singer Infringes on Copyrighted R&B Song

…  song and it became a very successful hit on the pop music charts. When they were writing the song, the pop singer remarked to his …  singer for copyright infringement. Experts in the music industry, audio engineering, and copyright infringement were retained to opine …