SOUTHEAST EXPERT WITNESS CASE STUDIES

Supermarket Customer Suffers Serious Shoulder Injury in Slip and Fall Accident SOUTHEAST Expert Case

This case involves a slip and fall accident at a major grocery retailer in Florida that resulted in serious injuries. On the date of the incident in question, the plaintiff was shopping in the frozen foods section of the supermarket. At the same time, a wo …

Pedestrian Suffers Fatal Injuries From Dangerously Modified Truck SOUTHEAST Expert Case

This case involves a man in Florida who suffered fatal injuries due to an allegedly dangerous modification made to a semi-truck. On the date of the incident in question, the pedestrian was waiting to cross a busy, multi-lane road on the sidewalk. The defen …

Toxicology Experts Opine on Inappropriate Painkiller Administration SOUTHEAST Expert Case

This case takes place in Virginia and involves a patient who died from an accidental overdose of prescription drugs repeatedly prescribed. The patient presented due to a chronic medical condition which required an ongoing pain management regime. The patien …

Students File Class Action over Allegedly Useless Education SOUTHEAST Expert Case

This case involves a group of college students in Alabama who joined in a class action lawsuit against their university after claiming their education had  been fraudulent. The university, which promised its students a degree in massage therapy on the bas …

Alzheimer’s Patient is Allowed to Wander Away from Nursing Home Property SOUTHEAST Expert Case

This geriatric psychology case involves a male patient with Alzheimer’s who was living at a small, independently owned nursing home in Alabama. The patient was known to wander aimlessly as a symptom of his Alzheimer’s, however there was no senior care pla …

Baseball Player Suffers Permanent Brain Damage After Being Struck by Ball SOUTHEAST Expert Case

This case involves a young child who was severely injured while playing baseball for his school team in Alabama. During the game where the accident occurred, the boy’s team was up against a team from an opposing school that had a smaller than regulation ba …

Human Resource Experts Discuss Alleged Wrongful Termination SOUTHEAST Expert Case

This is an employment discrimination case involving a large corporation in Alabama and an employee fired for substance abuse. During an intensive hiring and interview process for the company, the employee questioned potential new hires while high on narcot …

Oncology Expert Opines on Delayed Diagnosis of Bone Cancer SOUTHEAST Expert Case

This case involves a middle aged female who began experiencing abdominal pain and presented to the emergency room in West Virginia. Labs were drawn and revealed moderately elevated erythrocyte sedimentation rate, low hemoglobin and hematocrit, and she was  …

Telecom Expert Evaluates False Claims of Cell Phone Optimization SOUTHEAST Expert Case

This case involves a whistle-blower matter relating to a state statute against false claims of a large telecommunications company in West Virginia. This latest lawsuit was only the most recent of the cell companies’ legal troubles, however; they had alread …

Factory Sued for Environmental Release of Carcinogens SOUTHEAST Expert Case

Factory Sued for Environmental Release of Carcinogens

A lodge in West Virginia decided to file suit against a neighboring factory for groundwater contamination after lodge employees began to show signs of organ and nervous system damage. The factory had allegedly been practicing off-site dumping of toxic wast …