SOUTHEAST EXPERT WITNESS CASE STUDIES

Inappropriate Material Handling Procedures Lead to Significant Injuries SOUTHEAST Expert Case

This case involves an incident that occurred at a manufacturer of aircraft components in Louisiana. The manufacturer in question regularly receives large shipments of aluminum billets, shipped in racks that stacked on top of each other. The manufacturer us …

Student Dies From Asthma Attack Due to Alleged Faculty Negligence SOUTHEAST Expert Case

This case involves a middle school student who died of an asthma attack in Louisiana. The student had been living with asthma for several years, and had provided an inhaler for the school nurse to hold in case of an attack. On the date of the incident in …

Offshore Oil Platform Worker Suffers Devastating Injuries in Workplace Accident SOUTHEAST Expert Case

This case involves a man who was employed by an offshore drilling company in Florida. He worked as a roughneck, and was charged with helping to collect and organize pipes from the drill string as it was being extracted from the deep ocean well being drill …

Pediatric Nephrology Experts Discuss Severe Kidney Injury During Surgery SOUTHEAST Expert Case

This case involves a young male patient in Kentucky who was seen by his pediatrician with decreased appetite, slight fever, and malaise. Laboratory testing as well as imaging studies revealed the presence of a small bowel obstruction. After conservative  …

Medical Professional Alleges Wrongful Termination SOUTHEAST Expert Case

Medical Professional Alleges Wrongful Termination

This nuclear medicine case involves a male medical professional in Kentucky who alleged wrongful termination, claiming his company should have maintained better employee retention policies. He had vast experience working in the field of radiology technolo …

Orthodontics Expert Evaluates Inadequate Imaging Before Implant Surgery SOUTHEAST Expert Case

This case involves a 30 year old male patient in Kentucky with a past medical history of a congenital deformation of his jaw that caused it to develop abnormally. The patient began seeing an orthodontist, who fitted him with braces. The patient later requ …

Flash Memory Experts Discuss Alleged Intellectual Property Infringement SOUTHEAST Expert Case

This case involves a prominent manufacturer of flash memory devices in Kentucky which claimed that a proprietary memory controller system it developed had been directly copied by a domestic competitor. The memory controller system was designed with a nov …

Insurance Company Accused of Bad Faith Following Fire Claim SOUTHEAST Expert Case

This case involves a fire that resulted in severe damage to the plaintiff’s office in Kentucky. The office was insured by a policy provided by the defendants, which included fire coverage. After the fire and damage that resulted, the office building insur …