PLASTICS EXPERT WITNESSES

Expert Witness: E-512498
This expert is highly qualified in the field of plastic films technology. He earned his BS in chemical engineering from the University of Missouri and his MS in chemistry from the University of Delaware. This expert is highly involved in his field, as he holds 40 patents and has been the president of the Label and Packaging Suppliers Council. His former positions include development engineer for Mobil Chemical Company, vice president of operations and research for Scharr ...
Expert Witness: E-058127
This highly qualified expert earned his BS from Hope College and his PhD in organic chemistry from Indiana University. He has experience in catalyst research in support of polyethylene manufacturing, additive stabilization of polymers, interaction of chemicals with plastics, extrusion production of plastic pipe, plastic pipe material technical service and plastic pipe system component testing. End use applications in which he is a plastics expert include corrugated ...
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-063711
This qualified expert of Pediatric Plastic Surgery obtained her BA in Biology cum laude from Harvard College and her MD in Medicine from Upstate Medical University in Syracuse. She completed her internship and Residency in General Surgery at Beth Israel Deaconess Medical Center, her Residency in Plastic Surgery at the University of Cincinnati Medical Center, and her Fellowship in Craniofacial Surgery at the Children's Hospital of Pittsburgh of UPMC. She is Board ...
Expert Witness: E-008620
This highly qualified and board certified ophthalmologist earned his BS at Cornell University and MD at SUNY Upstate Medical University. He completed residency training at University of Medicine and Dentistry of New Jersey and fellowship training in Ophthalmic Plastic & Reconstructive Surgery at the University of Texas MD Anderson Cancer Center. He has won the New York Times Super Doctors award and was ranked the top ophthalmologist by the International Association of ...

PLASTICS EXPERT WITNESS CASE STUDIES

Packaging Company Allegedly Infringes On Bottle Design Patents PLASTICS Expert Case

This case involves a packaging company that alleged patent infringement by another bottling company. The plaintiff company held a patent on a mold design for plastic bottles as well as patents on their bottle ribbing and base design. An expert in bottle …

Manufacturing Expert Opines On Polymer Patent Dispute PLASTICS 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 …

Infectious Diseases Expert Comments on Forced Air Warming System Risks PLASTICS Expert Case

This case involves a popular brand of surgical warming devices that circulate warm air through a detachable plastic blanket to regulate patients’ body temperature during surgical procedures. As a consequence of the way the device operates, air within the  …

Leading Geology Expert Discusses Inclusion of Tainted Groundwater in Soft Drink PLASTICS Expert Case

This case involves a man who was killed by a bacterial infection after consuming a tainted soft drink. Some time prior to contracting the fatal infection, the man had presented to his primary care doctor with complaints of nausea, vomiting, and blood in h …

Mechanical Engineering Expert Opines on Tree Stand Failure PLASTICS Expert Case

This case involves a hunter who was seriously injured after a failed stitching on a tree stand caused him to fall from a tree. The stand in question was recently purchased from a sporting goods store, and had straps that served to secure it to the tree. A …

Man is Injured by Broken Glass in Pool PLASTICS Expert Case

Man is Injured by Broken Glass in Pool

This case takes place in Massachusetts and involves a man who suffered injuries from a glass shard that was present at the bottom of a swimming pool in a large water park. The man had been relaxing by the side of a large pool when he decided to take a swi …

Defective Bottle Design Leads to Chemical Burns PLASTICS 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 …

Automotive safety expert witness advises on stuck car accelerator PLASTICS Expert Case

An automotive safety expert witness with a background in mechanical and automotive engineering discusses automobile accidents caused by stuck accelerators. This case involves a man and his son who were killed and several of their family members were perman …

Plumbing Expert Witness Opines on Faulty Plastic Plumbing Fittings PLASTICS Expert Case

 This case involves a group of homeowners who lived in a community of townhouses and condominiums. The developers of the community hired a subcontractor to install a plumbing system that contained plastic NIBCO CPI PEX plumbing fittings. Some homeowners b …