PACKAGING EXPERT WITNESSES

Expert Witness: E-078072
This expert has 40 years experience in packaging, materials technology, management, strategic planning and R&D working for resin producers, converters, and food companies. He currently provides consulting services for the plastics industry in regards to food packaging, protective packaging, plastics processing and plastics resins.
Expert Witness: E-078028
This expert has over 40 years of food science and packaging industry experience and held the Cryovac Chair at Clemson University as the first endowed professorship in packaging science in the U.S. He is a Fellow of Institute of Packaging Professionals and Institute of Food Technologists. He has presented at six World Food Congresses two World Packaging Congresses, the 1st Save Food Congress and was a delegate at the World Food Summit: five years later. He has been ...
Expert Witness: E-022511
This highly qualified expert has been in the beverage packaging industry for 15+ years where she has specialized in failure analysis of defective packaging. She has both a BA and MA in Engineering, Polymer/Macromolecular Science from Case Western University and serves as Packaging Committee Chair for the International Society of Beverage Technologists She formerly served as a Senior Packaging Engineer for Dr Pepper Snapple group where her primary responsibility was the ...
Expert Witness: E-028291
This extremely qualified clinical expert is an internationally recognized clinical pharmacist, author, patient advocate, and expert in patient adherence with medications and the development of multi-component patient education programs that increase patient adherence from worldwide clinical trials through product launch through post-marketing stages and increase patient safety. She has expertise in the translation of complicated medical terminology into language the ...
Expert Witness: E-099215
This expert has experience in Medical devices since 1992. Design experience since 1986. Areas of expertise include full life cycle product development of medical devices from conception through development including manufacturing, bench testing, verification, validation, packaging, labeling, clinical trials, regulatory approval, marketing, and sales training. Granted 28 patents (others pending), 7 awards, designs published by Life Magazine, was recognized as one of 100 ...
Expert Witness: E-008247
This expert has over 30 years of experience in the wine and spirits industry and is highly familiar with the global trends. Prior to establishing his own consultancy, he held senior positions at Pernod Ricard and Seagram. While Vice President of Marketing for Pernod Ricard Americas Travel Retail, he created the Marketing Department for this new company which, under his management, grew volume sales to over 1 million cases and over $20 million profit in the Americas Duty ...
Expert Witness: E-071873
This expert is the award-winning founder and President of a full-service human resources management company. With over 30 years of experience in personnel and human resources, she has been recognized by Pennsylvania as one of Pennsylvania's Best 50 Women in Business for her commitment to business growth, professional excellence and community. She is also recognized by the HR Certification Institute as a Senior Professional in Human Resources (SPHR) and The Society for ...
Expert Witness: E-007167
This expert has over 40 years of experience in the Pharmaceutical and Pharmaceutical Packaging industries. He has published five books and has instructed professionals at the graduate level in Quality Assurance and Regulatory Affairs at a major university's pharmacy school. As a former Director of the Science Branch of the Philadelphia District FDA, he directed a laboratory staff of 30 in methods verification of New Drug Applications and Abbreviated New Drug ...
Expert Witness: E-009353
This highly qualified hazardous materials transportation expert earned his BS in Industrial Engineering, his MS in Engineering Management, and his PhD from Kennedy Western University. This expert has been involved in the development and implementation of hazardous materials safety regulations for more than 30 years and has been responsible for a broad range of domestic and international hazardous materials safety efforts. He has served as the chairman of the UN ...

PACKAGING EXPERT WITNESS CASE STUDIES

Insurance Company Disputes Million Dollar Shipping Claim PACKAGING Expert Case

Insurance Company Disputes Million Dollar Shipping Claim

This case involves a shipping company who had the contents of one of its containers stolen from its warehouse. The contents of the container were valued at almost $10 million. The attorney was representing the insurer. The shipping company’s policy require …

Technician Loses Arm In Conveyor Belt Accident PACKAGING Expert Case

Technician Loses Arm In Conveyor Belt Accident

…  was a conveyor belt splicing technician at an industrial packaging factory. While the plaintiff was working, the sleeve of his shirt …

Foreign Object In Bottled Beverage Causes Severe Injury PACKAGING Expert Case

Foreign Object In Bottled Beverage Causes Severe Injury

This case involves a group of young adults who drank a bottle of wine which contained a metallic foreign object. One of the members of the group ended up with a foreign object lodged in her throat for several hours. She required immediate medical attentio …

Warning Label Experts Discuss Inadequate Labeling on Small Electronics PACKAGING Expert Case

This case involves a mother in Mississippi who bought a package of small, battery powered toys with multicolored LED illumination. The mother distributed the toys to her own children as well as several of their friends during a birthday party at the defen …

Food Industry Experts Opine on Slack Fill Class Action Suit PACKAGING Expert Case

…  of pre-workout products that was accused of intentionally packaging its products in large, opaque containers that contain approximately …  to receive a full container, however due to the food packaging practices employed by the manufacturer customers received …

Trampoline Netting Fails to Prevent Paralyzing Fall PACKAGING Expert Case

Trampoline Netting Fails to Prevent Paralyzing Fall

This case involves netting installed around a trampoline that was intended to prevent individuals from sustaining injuries caused by falling off of the trampoline. The man involved in this suit weighed 145 pounds – well within the stated operational limits …

Defective Bottle Design Leads to Chemical Burns PACKAGING Expert Case

Defective Bottle Design Leads to Chemical Burns

This case takes place in New York and involves a child who was shopping at a big box retail store with his mother. The child picked up a large bottle of cleaning solution off the shelf and began to play with it . The bottle did not contain appropriate or …

Laundry Detergent Sold With Misleading Warnings PACKAGING Expert Case

Laundry Detergent Sold With Misleading Warnings

…  not to swallow the toxic contents. Instructions on the packaging recommend consuming fluids post ingestion, however, children who have …

Hazardous Waste Expert Witness Opines On Tanker Truck Cleaning Procedures PACKAGING Expert Case

This case study involves a hazardous waste/an environmental engineering expert’s assessment of the transportation of chemical supplies such as liquid propane (LP) gas and anhydrous ammonia to farms in the Midwest. The plaintiff in this case – a busines …