REGULATION EXPERT WITNESSES

REGULATION EXPERT WITNESS CASE STUDIES

Film Company Uses Copyrighted Photos in Movie Scene REGULATION Expert Case

Film Company Uses Copyrighted Photos in Movie Scene

This case involves a man who owned the copyrights to 10 photographs of himself that showed his body and face in several different poses. The man had taken the photographs himself and never used them commercially. A film production company was making a murd …

Banking Expert Witness Discusses Illegal Securities Sales Using Caribbean bank REGULATION Expert Case

A banking expert witness opines on a case involving a securities dealer who was convicted of illegal securities sales using a Caribbean bank. The defendant in this criminal case was convicted of selling unregistered securities, selling securities without  …

TV Ratings Company Allegedly Maintains Monopoly Over Local Market REGULATION Expert Case

This case involves a nationwide TV ratings company. A customer of the ratings company had used the company’s ratings in operating a local television station in Ohio. The customer claimed that the ratings company’s method for surveying households had cu …

Space heater fire kills 2 children REGULATION Expert Case

Space heater fire kills 2 children

This case involves a woman who had two children and who lived in a two-story home. The woman purchased an electric oil-filled space heater for the children’s room in her home. One night while the woman and the children were sleeping, the space heater caugh …

Police Officers Use Excessive Force Against Mentally Ill Person REGULATION Expert Case

The plaintiff in this case had an extensive history of mental illness. On the day in question, his ex-wife called 911 and reported that he was drunk and being argumentative. Police officers responded, and started talking to him. He refused to allow the off …

Automotive Design Expert Evaluates Safety of Pickup Truck REGULATION Expert Case

Automotive Design Expert Evaluates Safety of Pickup Truck

In this case, an automotive design expert was brought in by the plaintiff to examine the safety of the pickup truck he was driving during a severe accident. The plaintiff was driving a 1993 pickup heavy duty truck when he was involved in a three-vehicle ac …

School safety expert witness advises on student injury REGULATION Expert Case

School safety expert witness advises on student injury

A school safety expert witness with a laboratory safety specialty advises on a case involving a fourth grade private elementary school student who was encouraged by his substitute teacher to taste and swallow what turned out to be a corrosive liquid result …