Patent Expert On Nokia Litigation

Patent Expert On Nokia Litigation

Nokia has filed several patent infringement lawsuits in the US and Germany against designers and manufacturers of mobile devices HTC, ViewSonic, and RIM.

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IP Expert Witness & $9.3B Lawsuit Against Google Inc.

IP Expert Witness & $9.3B Lawsuit Against Google Inc.

Intellectual property expert witness James E. Malackowski will testify for the multinational computer technology corporation Oracle in its lawsuit seeking $9.3B from Google, Inc. Malackowski is Chairman and CEO of Ocean Tomo. He is experienced in intellectual property valuation, business valuation, reasonable royalty, and lost profits.

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The Child Abuse Expert Witness

The Child Abuse Expert Witness

What areas may child abuse expert witnesses consult on? These experts provide the knowledge and insight necessary in cases involving the emotional or physical harm to a child. This may include neglect, physical abuse, sexual abuse, and emotional abuse. Child abuse experts may be asked to opine on the results of a psychological assessment to determine whether any psychological damage or pediatric trauma has occurred. They will evaluate whether a parent or caregiver has caused any non-accidental physical injury to a child.

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The Investment Fraud Expert Witness

The Investment Fraud Expert Witness

Investment fraud expert witnesses are skilled in financial areas including audit, accounting, and investments. Their expertise also covers fraud detection, fraud determination, and fraud analysis. These skills are called into play when determining whether an investment advisor intentionally deceived an investor. In the headlines, biotech investment advisor G. Steven Burrill settled with the SEC on March 30, 2016, and will pay back $4.8M to investors in Burrill Capital Management in addition to a $1M penalty. SEC.gov states:

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Computer Software Experts

Computer Software Experts

On March 22, 2016, software expert witness Erik Neuenschwander filed his declaration regarding In the matter of the search of an Apple Iphone seized during the execution of a search warrant on a black Lexus IS300, license plate #5KGD203. Neuenschwander represented Apple, Inc., as an expert in software and cryptography.

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Cellular Phone Records As Forensic Evidence

Cellular Phone Records As Forensic Evidence

Cellular phone expert witness Joseph Kennedy testified in the theft and wire fraud trial of former Suffolk County Sheriff’s Lieutenant Ed Walsh. In the Central Islip federal court case, prosecutors allege that Walsh essentially stole more than $200K in salary for hours he was not at work at the county jail. The prosecution argues that cell phone records show that on numerous work days Walsh was actually golfing, gambling, and campaigning.

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Securities Fraud Expert Witnesses

Securities Fraud Expert Witnesses

Securities fraud experts may consult and testify in cases involving financial crime such as the illegal process of convincing others to make investments in the stock market based on false information. Today, the SEC charged Andrew Caspersen, a Park Hill Group partner, with securities fraud. Caspersen is accused of seeking to defraud institutional investors of $95M and using the bulk of the money for investments in his personal account. The SEC complaint filed in federal district court in Manhattan alleges:

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Software Expert Witness For Apple Inc.

Software Expert Witness For Apple Inc.

Software expert witness Erik Neuenschwander will testify in the Washington D.C. FBI court on March 22, 2016. Neuenschwander will represent Apple, Inc., as an expert in software and cryptography. The case will determine whether Apple will be required to write new software code and deliver it to the phone belonging to one of the December 2, 2015, San Bernardino shooters. The FBI hopes to download information pertinent to the mass shooting and attempted bombing which killed 14 people and seriously injured 22 at a San Bernardino County Department of Public Health training event and holiday party.

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Occupational Medicine Expert Witness On Driver Fatigue

Occupational Medicine Expert Witness On Driver Fatigue

Occupational medicine expert witness Dr. Kales co-authored a study on the crash risk for truck drivers with obstructive sleep apnea. The study found that driver fatigue is a leading factor in large truck crashes. Dr. Kales is a leader in the field of occupational sleep medicine and was among the first occupational medicine directors to institute an objective OSA screening protocol for commercial drivers. He is an Associate Professor at Harvard Medical School Harvard School of Public Health and Chief of Occupational Medicine at Cambridge Health Alliance.

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Antitrust Experts And EMV Dispute

Antitrust Experts And EMV Dispute

Antitrust expert witnesses are called upon to testify in business disputes which may include business operations, financial liability, and fair business practices. In the news, US merchants have filed an antitrust lawsuit against major credit card companies and some of the nation’s banks over EMV chips. The U.S. District Court for the Northern District of California lawsuit claims that the credit card companies and banks have colluded to shift liability of fraudulent credit card purchases to merchants without giving the businesses time to put procedures in place.

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Safe Hiring Expert On Background Checks

Safe Hiring Expert On Background Checks

Attorney Lester Rosen is experienced testifying as an expert witness on safe hiring. Rosen is founder and CEO of Employment Screening Resources. He notes that the numbers of lawsuits, particularly class action suits, against employers over background checks are growing. “These lawsuits are most frequently brought under a federal law that controls the process of pre-employment background checks in the United States, the Fair Credit Reporting Act (FCRA).”

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Forensic Document Experts & $40M Estate Dispute

Forensic Document Experts & $40M Estate Dispute

Forensic document experts will testify in the dispute over the $40M estate of Earl and Winona Field. The experts will examine a codicil that changed beneficiaries in Mr. Field’s will. In the document dated a month before Mr. Fields death, secretary Wanda Oborny was named as the primary beneficiary of the estate, drastically reducing the amount originally planned for the Fort Hays State University Foundation. The codicil directs one half of the estate to go to Oborny, one fourth to Mr. Field’s attorney, and one fourth to the university.

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Firearms Expert Testifies In Home Invasion Case

Firearms Expert Testifies In Home Invasion Case

Firearms expert witness Massad Ayoob testified in the U.S. District Court, District of Montana, homicide case against James Stiffler. Stiffler was accused of fatally shooting Henry Johnson during a home invasion in 2013. The expert witness reviewed police reports, photos, and the scene of the shooting. He testified that the defendant was justified in using […]

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