Expert 135059 - TX

Expertise Description

I have over 25 years experience in Human Resources Management. My expertise includes: defined benefit plans, early retirement programs, voluntary severance programs, severance plans, pension plan conversions, consolidations, life plans, health plans, Pension Benefit Guaranty Corporation (PBGC), pensions, 401(k) plans, medical plans, Employee Retirement Income Security Act (E.R.I.S.A.) claims and appeals process, benefit claims and appeals, cash balance plans, and labor arbitration. I have more than 10 years expert witness experience.

Expert 48352 - CA(S)

Expertise Description

I have over 20 years experience in labor and employment legal and tax areas concerning domestic employment and household employees; and nanny agencies and domestic employment agencies. I am familiar with federal and state statutes, regulations and case law involving legal, tax and insurance issues regarding nannies, elder care providers, personal attendants, personal assistants, and other household employees; and nanny agencies and domestic employment agencies. My expertise includes issues involving proper standards of care in hiring; typical job duties; compensation, hours, benefits and other terms of employment; supervision; evaluation; termination; confidentiality and privacy; and severance; independent contractor vs. employee analysis; evaluating legal compliance and vetting nominees for appointment (avoiding “Nannygate”); evaluating, defending and resolving employee complaints, charges and litigation, as well as governmental claims, charges and investigations; wage and hour and overtime; federal and state employment taxes; tax credits and tax savings; offer letters; applications and interview questions;, severance packages; arbitration agreements; handbooks and workplace policies; ADA accommodations; leave and benefits matters; training on and responding to harassment, discrimination, retaliation, and wrongful termination claims; investigating and defending employee charges filed with state and federal agencies; reviewing, drafting, commenting and lobbying on legislation; client contracts; resolving client and business disputes.

Expert 432577 - AL AK AZ AR CA(N) CA(S) CO CT DE DC FL GA HI 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 RI SC SD TN TX UT VT VA WA WV WI

Expertise Description

I have more than 25 years experience in the field of Executive Compensation. My extensive experience includes senior executive employment arrangements, employment agreement, change-in-control metrics, business combinations, severance plans, and long-term and short-term incentive arrangements. I have over 20 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.