Attorneys for consumers in a class action against a car manufacturer needed an expert in electronic power steering systems to prove their case. The defendant was accused of concealing EPS defects in over 1m cars and leaving the vehicle owners in danger of 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 the defendants, a majority stakeholder of a Limited Liability Company (LLC), against a derivative complaint suit brought by a minority member of the LLC needed an expert on loan refinancing to bolster their case.
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.”