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Investment Experts Discuss Bank Fraud SOUTHEAST Expert Case

Investment Experts Discuss Bank Fraud

This was a class-action lawsuit under the Securities Exchange Act of 1934 against a major financial firm in West Virginia. It was alleged that the company’s capital market sale of student loans bundled into Synthetic Collateralized Debt Obligations, or syn …

Delay in Stroke Treatment Permanently Incapacitates Patient SOUTHEAST Expert Case

This case takes place in South Carolina and involves a plaintiff who was diagnosed with a stroke and transferred to hospital, where she was treated by a hospitalist. She was placed in the ICU and given Xarelto. However, over the next few days, her level of …

Pharmaceutical IP Experts Opine on Royalty Payments for Drug Patent Holder SOUTHEAST Expert Case

The case involves a licensing dispute centered in the state of Georgia involving the formulation and testing of a drug that treats neurologic conditions. The drug is a combination of two existing medications, which have been combined into a single therapy. …

Expert Discusses ADA Non-Compliance in Theater Staircase SOUTHEAST Expert Case

Expert Discusses ADA Non-Compliance in Theater Staircase

This case involves an individual who fell down a staircase in the lobby of a large, historic theater in South Carolina. The top several stairs of the grand staircase in the theater lobby, where the man was standing and fell from, did not have a handrail. B …

Arms Procurement Expert Opines on Allegedly Illegal International Sales SOUTHEAST Expert Case

This is a case in South Carolina against two military contractors who were hired by the defendant to travel to Europe with the intention of inspecting various weapons for sale abroad. The weapons in question had been rejected by the US military. During the …

Foreign Bank Accused of Funding Terrorist Organization SOUTHEAST Expert Case

Foreign Bank Accused of Funding Terrorist Organization

A large European bank was targeted in civil anti-terrorism litigation in South Carolina. It was alleged that the bank was suspected of financing a paramilitary organization, having organized a monetary transfer into cash of millions and daily transfers of …

Plastic Surgery Expert Opines on Botched Face lift SOUTHEAST Expert Case

Plastic Surgery Expert Opines on Botched Face lift

This case involves a diabetic male patient who underwent a face lift and facial chemical peel in South Carolina. The patient was not given or prescribed any antibiotics after the procedure was completed. Within a week of the surgery, the patient began to c …

Lithium-Ion E-Cigarette Battery Explodes, Causes Severe Burns SOUTHEAST Expert Case

Lithium-Ion E-Cigarette Battery Explodes, Causes Severe Burns

This case involves a woman in South Carolina who suffered severe burns on her leg when an e-cigarette lithium battery exploded. The woman had recently purchased a new battery for her electronic cigarette, which was marketed and sold specifically as an appr …

Real Estate Expert Discusses Right of First Refusal SOUTHEAST Expert Case

Real Estate Expert Discusses Right of First Refusal

A movie producer decided to sue his real estate attorney in Florida for legal malpractice after the attorney failed to communicate the right of first refusal while selling the producer’s beach side property. The property had previously leased out to a te …

Computer Experts Discuss Utility Company Software Breach SOUTHEAST Expert Case

Computer Experts Discuss Utility Company Software Breach

This case involves a data security breach at an electric grid in Arkansas, which was eventually traced to an aspiring hacker who undermined the grid system’s encrypted firewall protections and was able to access a restricted control level of the grid, expl …