Attorneys representing consumers in a class action against a car manufacturer needed an expert in electronic power steering systems (EPS) to prove their case. The case accused the defendant of concealing EPS defects in over 1 million cars and leaving the owners of the vehicles in danger of risk and injury.
Attorneys representing the plaintiffs, a precision machining company, in their case against an industry competitor needed an expert in mechanical engineering from the oil industry to bolster their case.
Plaintiff attorneys for a manager of direct energy investments were facing a breach of contract suit against a pressure pumping company with which the client held a hydraulic fracturing (fracking) contract.
Attorneys at an AmLaw 100 firm defending a skincare company against a false advertising claim suit brought by another company specializing in light – based skin products needed a heat transfer expert to help prepare a rebuttal report.
Attorneys representing a bioengineering company in an IPR filing against a large chemical company’s patent on anti-fingerprint coatings needed an expert with a background in chemistry and experience in the analysis of the components of fingerprints.
Attorneys representing customers of several well-known retailers in a class action suit claiming that the retailers and product manufacturer violated the Textile Fiber Identification Act needed an expert in supply chain management.
Attorneys at a top law firm needed an expert in art fraud and art authentication to consult in a lawsuit regarding the possible forgery of a selection of paintings in a private collection of works of an artist of note.
Pursuing a class action against the manufacturer of a popular SUV for an alleged defect that resulted in the loss of steering, a client requested an expert who is able to read and analyze data from the “black box.”