Expert 520334 - CA(S)

Expertise Description

I have over 35 years experience in Theater & Entertainment Safety with expertise in theater, lighting, scenery, production, stage management, stage technician safety, amusement parks, cruise ships, education, concerts, special events, hotels, and casinos. I have prior expert witness experience.

Expert 518542 - TX

Expertise Description

My primary focus for over 35 years has been the onsite safety surveys of amusement rides, carnival midways, fairgrounds, entertainment centers and related facilities including loss control, risk management and state jurisdictional inspections throughout the US and internationally. As a roller coaster safety expert, I have regularly supervised field inspection groups, performed media relations, acted as liaison between owners and management, and jurisdictional offices; as well as provided other services such as assembly, disassembly, and repair of amusement rides and related equipment; provided onsite loss control and hazard identification, and risk management. I have been providing expert witness services for more than 5 years.

Expert 517618 - TN

Expertise Description

I have more than 20 years in the field of Law. I am renowned as an Entertainment Law specialist with transactional and counseling experience representing and advising clients in the entertainment music and arts industry. I am also highly skilled in applying intellectual property law to the entertainment and music industries. I have successfully prosecuted trademark and service mark applications for numerous clients. I also represent small business clients as regards business formation, venture capital and corporate governance.

Expert 514987 - CA(S)

Expertise Description

I have many years of experience within the Music Industry with expertise in music publishing. I oversee a vast roster of songwriters and producers, and I have overseen VIP ticketing, branding, digital and merchandizing for multi-platinum artists. I launched the first-ever artist branded Internet radio stations in partnership with a mass media company, and I have been a Chief Editor and Associate Publisher of a large music magazine.

Expert 504398 - CA(S)

Expertise Description

I have more than 25 years experience in Film and TV Action with an impeccable safety record as a Stunt and Fight Coordinator, and Stuntman with over 300 credits. My expertise includes teaching and train actors, actresses, and children how to perform a fight sequence or an action sequence in a safe and controlled environment. I have an Instructor Level 1st degree Black Belt in Brazilian Jiu Jitsu, as well as a Black Belt in Tae Kwon Do. Additional Martial Arts experience includes Shooto, Judo, Kali, Escrima, Muay Thai boxing, Jeet Kun Do, Weapons disarming, Sil Lum, Choi Let Fut, and Boxing. I have prior expert witness experience with consultations and deposition.

Expert 321814 - CA(S)

Expertise Description

I have 30 years experience in themed entertainment construction, design, and project cost management with expertise in the design and construction of themed environments, destination resorts, mixed-use entertainment developments, casinos, and general construction. My areas of expertise include: Program management, feasibility planning and analysis, cost estimation and analysis (“high concept” through bid and construct), design phase planning, coordination and analysis, design planning, constructability reviews, production planning / design / coordination / construction / installation and close out analysis for any type of themed entertainment attractions. I also have international experience. I have prior expert witness experience.

Expert 320891 - CA(S)

Expertise Description

I have 15 years experience with film production as a film consultant / international production as a production company owner / operator. I have hands-on experience with complex combinations of international and domestic co-finance and co-production structures, multi-currency equity investment deals, bank gap finance, discount and cashflow of minimum guarantees and tax credits, post production and cgi facilties investment deals and conflict resolution, international letters of credit, European / UK tax rebates qualifying film structures and audits, European value added tax conflict resolution, international location and local crew, bond company closing and conflict resolution, bonded technical and legal delivery conflict resolution, third party collection conflict resolution, Global Rule One union residuals conflict resolution, assumption letters conflict resolution, international distributors and pre-sales, sales agent, domestic theatrical and dvd presales, front title credit conflict resolution, non-union writers conflict resolution, and options conflict resolution.

Expert 163932 - CA(N)

Expertise Description

I have more than 15 years experience in the Entertainment Industry (film, TV, music, literary, new media, and entertainment financing matters) as an entertainment and intellectual property attorney. I have extensive experience drafting and negotiating contracts, licenses, and deal memos. I am also experienced with the development, production, distribution, and finance of film, TV, video, and music. I have additional experience as a litigator in the field of intellectual property.

Expert 163397 - CA(N) CA(S)

Expertise Description

I have more than 15 years experience in film production, acquisition, arbitration, distribution, international sales, and gap financing. My experience includes: accident, loss of wages, estate claims, financial forecasting, economic damage analysis, economic losses, employment, estate and trusts, film finance, hiring probabilities, entertainment industry standards, business strategy, communications, copyright, intellectual property rights, chain of title, foreign sales, international business, new media, gap finance, licensing, contracts, business practices, and entertainment industry standards. My areas of film expertise include: film finance, international film sales, film licensing, film production, and motion picture film distribution. I have 5 years expert witness experience with consultations, deposition, and courtroom testimony.

Expert 163771 - CA(N) CA(S) NY

Expertise Description

I have over 40 years of experience in the entertainment industry. My expertise includes: the motion picture and entertainment industry, filmmaking, film production, television production, cinematography, directing, writing, editing, contracts, royalties, copyright infringement, and agency procedure. I have prior expert witness experience.

Expert 15291 - CA(S)

Expertise Description

I have over 35 years experience as a practicing attorney and consulting expert specializing in intellectual property and entertainment matters. My expertise includes: copyrights, trademarks, unfair competition, media, libel, trade secret law, and reality television. I have prior expert witness experience.

Expert 33571 - CA(S)

Expertise Description

I have over 30 years experience as an economist concentrating on diminution of value; business valuation; business interruption; intellectual property; and breach of contract. My expertise includes all sectors of the economy, including agriculture, construction, manufacturing, retail, service, transportation, and wholesale. My additional experience includes real estate, banking, cosmetics, clothing, entertainment, vehicle repair, and technology, as well as, employment, medical malpractice, personal injury, and wrongful death. I have more than 25 years expert witness experience with consultations, deposition, and courtroom testimony.

Expert 47044 - CA(S)

Expertise Description

I have experience as a practicing food and hospitality management expert, with expertise in many service industry areas, including: facilities management; industry best practices; critical path development; pre-opening planning; menu engineering; bar / kitchen operations; safety / sanitation training; customer service; food / beverage purchasing; recipe costing / standardization; training and operations; liquor / linen control; shipping / receiving; refrigerated / dry storage; catering; room service operations; and cost containment. I am experienced in all food and hospitality industry topics associated with country clubs, chain restaurants, entertainment studios, hotels, motels, resorts, bakeries, cruise lines, and individual restaurants. I have over 10 years expert witness experience with consultations, deposition, and courtroom testimony.

Expert 48564 - CA(S)

Expertise Description

I have over 35 years experience in California law enforcement as a Licensed Private Investigator. My expertise includes search and warrant, alcohol and drug toxicology cases and field sobriety tests origin and validity. I have experience in criminal and civil investigations involving drugs and alcohol, driving while intoxicated, under the influence, and vice. My consulting services are also available on cases concerning gambling, bookmaking, carnival frauds, morals crimes, adult entertainment, and animal fighting. I have more than 35 years expert witness experience with consultations, deposition, and courtroom testimony.

Expert 500810 - CA(N)

Expertise Description

I have more than 25 years experience in the products and services of the Digital Media Industry. I have a track record of building valuable partnership programs and driving new business initiatives, for startups as well as large organizations. My wealth of experience in digital audio includes; Content creation and music composition; Studio production (music and dialog); Digital music licensing; Digital audio processing and technology licensing; Technology sales; Advertising Creative, Technology consulting; Business development, strategy, advertising and sales, and consulting; and Audio DSP research and development.

Expert 426406 - CA(S)

Expertise Description

I have more than 25 years in Legal and Business Affairs. My areas of expertise include trademark, marketing, Intellectual Property law, licensing, production, and content acquisition on a global level. I have additional experience with negotiation and account management, business development, strategic marketing. I have experience with deal-making on behalf of cable, satellite, Internet, hardware, software, mobile/wireless, distribution and production companies.

Expert 426407 - CA(S)

Expertise Description

I have more than 25 years in Media-Related Business with expertise in operations, strategy, finance, and business development. I have experience specializing in launching new ventures in digital and traditional media. I have experience with Business strategy; Business plan development; Operational launch assistance, including as Acting COO of company; Deal negotiations and business development, including digital media partnerships, programming acquisitions, and operational agreements; as well as Financial forecasts, operating budgets, and analysis. I have over 10 years expert witness experience.

Expert 462358 - CA(S)

Expertise Description

I have many years experience in the field of Filmmaking with expertise in all types of media. I have experience with supervising development, production, and marketing of feature films, as well as being a freelance screenwriter and producer.

Expert 453855 - CA(S)

Expertise Description

I have more than 35 years experience in the field of Entertainment Law with expertise in copyright, trademark, contract preparation, multimedia law, intellectual property and book publishing. I have additional experience with production counsel by assisting filmmakers with arranging financing, marketing, and distribution of their films. I have over 5 years expert witness experience with consultations, deposition, and courtroom testimony.

Expert 434818 - AL NY

Expertise Description

I have over 40 years experience in video, film, audio, audio visual equipment, video editing, film/video production, and post production. My expertise includes event production, video evidence, international live sports television production by satellite; union and non-union experience; estimating of residual value of industrial and broadcast new and used video, audio, staging and lighting equipment; facilities, production and post production equipment insurance damage claims; production and post production “negative” and “e and o” insurance claims; systems integration, sales and management; film, video and AV rentals and sub rentals; produced plays, audio evidence, concerts, promotional and arts events, etc. I have more than 40 years expert witness experience with consultations, deposition, and courtroom testimony.

Expert 425789 - NY

Expertise Description

I have over 25 years of legal experience specializing in entertainment law, executive employment compensation, and corporate transactions. My expertise includes the following: Entertainment – all aspects of film, book publishing, television, copyright, licensing, and the Internet; structured mergers and acquisitions; financing for various film, television, theater productions; and Employment compensation – negotiation of severance packages,severance plans, employment agreements for senior level executives in various industries, such as magazine publishing, securities, motion picture business, architecture, and other private companies.

Expert 314490 - CA(S)

Expertise Description

I have more than 40 years experience in the field of Management with specialization in the public recreation entertainment industry. I am directly involved in all aspects of Open-Air Market (swap meet) development and operation, including identification of location / site, proposal development, negotiation of contracts, obtainment of licenses and permits, site-design, development of rules and regulations, staff-hiring, advertisement, advertising and sales, and promotions.

Expert 324569 - NY

Expertise Description

I have more than 25 years experience as an Entertainment Attorney in music law / business. My expertise also includes current state and future of the music business; licensing negotiations for film, television, and theatre producers; digital music locker box; negotiation, drafting services, business consultation for labels, artists, producers, managers and television producers, filmmakers, documentarians, and entertainment business entrepreneurs; traditional and new digital music business; recording industries; and music and copyright law. I have prior expert witness experience.

Expert 367890 - AL AK AZ AR BC CA(N) CA(S) CO CT DE DC FL GA HI IA ID IL IN KS KY LA ME MD MA MI MN MS MO MT NE NV NH NJ NM NY NC ND OH OK OR PA QC RI SC SD TN TX UT VT VA WA WV WY WI

Expertise Description

I have over 25 years experience in mechanical engineering with expertise in the design and project management of award-winning products for the medical, aerospace, amusement parks, medium and heavy industry fields. I am a detail-oriented professional with extensive expertise in all aspects of product design, from definition and analysis through conceptual design, drawings, presentations, fabrication and customer satisfaction. I have over 10 years expert witness experience.

Expert 354900 - AZ CA(N) CA(S) NV OR UT

Expertise Description

I have over 10 years experience in the area of appraiser as a firm owner and manager for major financial accounts and imports and exports. My appraisals include research for individuals, government agencies, attorneys, insurance companies, and management firms with extensive experience in the entertainment industry. As an insurance appraiser, I have performed estate, probate, claims and loss damages, and auction market appraisals. I specialize in the appraisal of 17th to 20th century furniture and decorative arts. My consultations also include appraisal clinics for highly reputable institutions. I have prior expert witness experience.