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Gas Leak Leads to Fatal Explosion in Apartment Building SOUTHEAST Expert Case

Gas Leak Leads to Fatal Explosion in Apartment Building

This case involves an explosion in a small apartment building that killed an elderly female tenant in Arkansas. On the day of the incident, a resident of the building called the utility company regarding a suspected natural gas leak. The utility company fa …

Metallurgy Expert Evaluates Factory Piping Rupture SOUTHEAST Expert Case

Metallurgy Expert Evaluates Factory Piping Rupture

This case involves piping in a large confectionery factory in Arkansas that suddenly burst while in use. The piping in question was used to transport water for use at various points in the company’s production line, and had been installed relatively recent …

Epidemiology Experts Discusses Viral Infection From Unsanitary Housing Project SOUTHEAST Expert Case

This case involves a middle-aged male who was a resident of a high rise urban housing project in Arkansas who contracted a rare viral infection shortly after moving in. When the man first moved in to the building, he noticed a number of rodent droppings in …

Defective Airbag Fails to Deploy During Crash SOUTHEAST Expert Case

Defective Airbag Fails to Deploy During Crash

This case involves a man who was involved in a high-speed automotive accident in North Carolina. At the time of the incident, the man was driving a late-model american sports car on the highway near his home. The man rear-ended a disabled tractor trailer w …

Mortgage Securitization Expert Discusses Subprime Mortgage Crisis SOUTHEAST Expert Case

This case was an investigation into the subprime mortgage crisis in North Carolina. Following the housing market collapse, the FBI began to investigate the causes and reasons behind the financial failure. With a large swath of citizens losing their homes,  …

Property Dispute Emerges from Toxic Tort SOUTHEAST Expert Case

Property Dispute Emerges from Toxic Tort

This is a mortgage securitization case in North Carolina involving a town’s use of private property to dump waste and polluted materials. Following the dispute, there was confusion over who owned the mortgage note of the property, and whether or not it h …

Patient Suffers Significant Injuries From Delayed Treatment of Ectopic Pregnancy SOUTHEAST Expert Case

This case in North Carolina involves a pregnant female patient in her thirties. On the day the pregnancy was identified, sonography did not reveal the development of a fetus within the woman’s uterus. The woman continued to follow up with her OB/GYN, who d …

Neurosurgery Experts Discuss Foot Drop Following Spinal Fixation Procedure SOUTHEAST Expert Case

This case involves a middle-aged man in North Carolina who underwent a number of spinal surgeries in order to treat chronic spondylolysis. Following a spinal fixation procedure, however, the patient woke up with left-sided foot drop. Imaging studies revea …

Toxicology Experts Evaluate Excessive Opioid Prescriptions SOUTHEAST Expert Case

Toxicology Experts Evaluate Excessive Opioid Prescriptions

This case takes place in Alabama where several patients were treated by the defendant with long term opioid therapy, with more than 10 patients having died either as a result of drug abuse or acute overdose. The defending physician allegedly was aware th …