Expert 522584 - 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 of experience in trademark licensing with experience across a wide range of consumer products. My core competencies include market analysis, consumer research, and license development. I specialize in brand extension licensing which includes conducting primary market research, creating business cases, and developing strategic alliances. I have offered my services providing consultations and deposition for more than 15 years as an trademark licensing expert witness.

Expert 522172 - NJ

Expertise Description

I have over 20 years experience in Legal Studies and Business Ethics. My expertise includes the business of professional sports leagues and franchises, the business of intercollegiate athletics, impact of globalization on the sports industry, digital media in sports, regulation and business of the sports agent industry, the business impact of title ix, application of antitrust and labor laws to the sport industry, valuation of professional sports franchises, contraction in professional sports, vertical and horizontal integration in sports, hazing in interscholastic, intercollegiate and professional sports, racial, gender and ethnic issues in sport, sport and urban revitalization. I have spent more than 10 years as a legal studies and business ethics expert witness.

Expert 520895 - CA(S)

Expertise Description

I have over 30 years experience in the automotive industry with expertise in wholesaling and retailing, running several dealerships and franchises, appraisals, industry standards, dealer fraud, leasing, auto warranty issues, diminished value cases, finance documentation and analyses. I have been providing courtroom testimony, consultations, and deposition as an automotive expert witness for more than 30 years.

Expert 518081 - 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 more than 5 years of providing franchise expert witness and litigation services to attorneys and their clients, and have over 35 years of comprehensive franchise experience. My opinions are valued by attorneys, clients, and triers of facts because of my work exclusively in the franchise, license, and affiliate distribution network industries. I have the unique ability to communicate and present our positions in a fashion that attorneys, clients, insurance companies, judges, and juries can understand.

Expert 504467 - BC QC

Expertise Description

(Toronto, Ontario, Canada) – I have more than 25 years experience in the field of Foodservice Management with expertise in franchise development. I have experience with the development of concepts, facility requirements, location criteria, menus, pricing structures, operating policies and procedures, training programs, and control systems and other similar concerns. I have done operational reviews of food and beverage facilities and retail operations in order to evaluate management capabilities, reduce prime and operation costs and develop effective operation policies and procedures. I have done master planning of foodservice operations for multi-use facilities including, but not limited to: ski resorts, entertainment facilities, amusement parks, professional sports stadiums, museums, hospitals, and municipal facilities. I have over 25 years expert witness experience with consultation, deposition, and courtroom testimony.

Expert 56431 - CA(N)

Expertise Description

I have over 25 years specializing in franchise management. My expertise includes: custom and practice in the franchise industry; standards of care; franchise disclosure documents; franchise agreements; license agreements; franchise liability; franchise operations manuals; franchise training programs; franchise operations; franchise marketing funds; field support programs, owning and operating a franchise; trademarks; and copyrights and intellectual property in franchising. I have over 20 years expert witness experience with consultations, deposition, and courtroom testimony.

Expert 143630 - NY

Expertise Description

I have over 35 years experience in law as a practicing attorney. My areas of Expertise include valuations and damages in franchise disputes. I have more than 10 years expert witness experience.

Expert 97490 - CA(N) NV

Expertise Description

I have over 30 years experience in the vehicle rental industry and negligent entrustment. I have more than 5 years expert witness experience with consultations, deposition, and courtroom testimony.

Expert 128332 - CA(S)

Expertise Description

I have over 30 years experience in analytically focused management consultant, expertise in Restaurant and Hospitality Sectors, Restaurant Economics, Financial Management, Restaurant Industry Research, Corporate Earnings Analysis, Benchmarking, Operations Improvement, Business Plan Creation, Feasibility Studies, Business Management Systems, Project Management, M&A Due Diligence, Special Investigations, Management Consulting, and Business Intelligence. My expertise includes Profit Improvement, Revenue Enhancement, and Cost Control Strategies. I have prior expert witness experience.

Expert 57976 - TX

Expertise Description

I have over 25 years specializing in Forensic Accounting, with an emphasis on measurement of financial damages related to business interruption, business valuation, commercial litigation, construction claims, delays and defects, consequential damages, contractual disputes, economic damages, first party property claims, fraud and fidelity losses, insurance claims, intellectual property, inventory losses, marital dissolution or divorce, loss of earnings, loss of income or profits, partnership disputes, personal injury, product liability, property damage, shareholder derivative actions, shareholder disputes, subrogation, third party liability claims, unfair business practices, wrongful death and wrongful termination. I have prior 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 56290 - CA(S)

Expertise Description

I have over 30 years as a practicing certified Public Accountant, Fraud Examiner, and Forensic Public Accountant. My expertise includes: business assurance, buy / sell due diligence, franchises, internal audits, manufacturing, retail companies, risk / reward modeling, and taxation. I have an additional specialized background in corruption, economic damages, embezzlement, financial fraud, internal control, lost income, professional ethics, and valuation. I have more than 10 years expert witness experience with consultations, deposition, and courtroom testimony.

Expert 51253 - NY

Expertise Description

I have over 45 years experience in business-related issues, including management; marketing strategy; product development; new product program development and implementation; intellectual property; and sales distribution networks. I also have experience in business-to-business marketing; business statistics; market research; product distribution; franchising; distributor management; distributor and dealer evaluation; new product pricing and entry strategy; existing business revitalization; and independent sales options. My expertise includes economic loss, distribution issues, marketing research, trade secrets, trademarks, patents, and copyrights. I have more than 10 years expert witness experience with consultations, deposition, and courtroom testimony.

Expert 48081 - CA(S) FL NY TX

Expertise Description

I have over 40 years of experience in the hospitality industry. My background includes experience in a variety of operations in the lodging and food service industries. My expertise includes the areas of hotel and restaurant litigation services, new development, strategic planning, personal property valuation, marketing, accounting and control systems, and achieving operational efficiency. I have more than 30 years expert witness experience with consultations, deposition, and courtroom testimony.

Expert 42686 - CA(S)

Expertise Description

I have more than 40 years experience in the field of Franchising with expertise in feasibility studies and development of franchise programs. I have experience with problem solving for existing franchisors, due diligence, breach of covenants, evaluation of franchisee relations, and expansion strategies. I have additional knowledge of encroachment, vicarious liability, good faith and fair dealing, terminations, non-performance, definition of a franchise, sub-franchising, damage scenarios, advertising programs, misrepresentation, restrictive covenants, and multiple brand franchisors. I have prior expert witness experience.

Expert 33809 - CA(S)

Expertise Description

I have more than 25 years experience in the field of business brokers with expertise in the listing, sale, and brokerage of small business, small business sales, and business opportunities. I have experience with procuring and structuring business brokerage franchisees, and I have handled a wide variety of transactions across a range of industries and business types. I have prior expert witness experience.

Expert 28937 - CA(S)

Expertise Description

I have over 30 years experience in the restaurant and foodservice industry. My expertise includes evaluation of restaurant concepts and market positioning, site analysis and market research, restaurant business valuations, strategic planning, budgeting and profit forecasting, market studies, break-even analysis and preparation of most likely prospective financial analysis, operational analysis of management controls for profit improvement, accounting and financial planning for franchise restaurants and foodservice outlets, design and implementation of franchise audit programs, as well as development of operations manuals, job descriptions and task procedures. I have more than 25 years expert witness experience with consultations, deposition, and courtroom testimony.

Expert 9026 - CA(S)

Expertise Description

I have over 60 years experience in the field of Hospitality and Hotel. Extensive experience in restaurant and franchise management including hotels, bars, training, retail, commissaries, food products, brokerage, deli/frozen foods, manufacturing, distribution, site, selection, shopping malls/food courts, safety, burns, security, manuals, multi-level marketing, damage assessment, appraisal profit and loss, standard operating procedures, controls, systems in all types of fast food & restaurant operation, franchiser-franchisee relations, and license agreements. I have more than 40 years expert witness experience with consultations, deposition, and courtroom testimony.

Expert 500896 - FL

Expertise Description

I have more than 45 years experience in the field of economics with expertise in the laws. I have experience with industrial organization and antitrust; transactions cost economics; government and business; public choice; economics of advertising and safety; regulation and cost-benefit analysis; microeconomics; biological evolution and economics; and economics of privacy. I have over 25 years expert witness experience with consultation, deposition, and courtroom testimony.

Expert 500410 - FL

Expertise Description

I have more than 40 years experience in the field of Franchise Law with expertise in licensing and distribution law. I have experience with representing entrepreneurs, franchisors, franchisees and their companies in corporate, landlord / tenant disputes, securities and real estate matters with a primary emphasis in franchise, licensing and distribution law. I have over 20 years expert witness experience with consultations, deposition, and courtroom testimony.

Expert 325754 - CA(S)

Expertise Description

I have more than 35 years experience in domestic and international franchising, including both multi-national franchisors and start-ups. My areas of expertise include: Domestic and International Franchising; Franchising Standards and Practices; Differing models of franchise structures and controls; The process involved in determining if a business concept is appropriate for franchising and the steps in “franchising” a business; Identification of various business and/or legal issues that can arise in the franchise context; Evaluation of documents and possible testimony, qualifications of experts and background of mediators and arbitrators. I have over 15 years expert witness experience with consultations, deposition, and courtroom testimony.

Expert 463976 - OH

Expertise Description

I have more than 20 years experience in the field of Information Technology and Inventory Management with expertise in complex systems analysis, resolving critical program issues, and application technology upgrades. I have knowledge of global supply chains, product serialization, RFIDs, diagnostics, brands, and public web design.

Expert 437880 - CA(S)

Expertise Description

I have more than 30 years experience in the field of Franchise Law with expertise in purchase, financing, and operations of businesses; franchise development; practical hands-on administration with a regional food service chain; review and preparation of domestic and international franchise disclosure documents (FDD); franchise registration; structuring of franchisors, franchisees, management teams, and affiliated companies; and international franchise expansion programs. I have prior expert witness experience.

Expert 438898 - CA(N)

Expertise Description

I have more than 25 years experience in the field of Chinese Law and International Policies / Business Transactions. My scope of experience includes Chinese trade and investment law; technology licensing contracts; business organizations and corporations; domestic transactions in private equity financing; U.S. business transactions in the People’s Republic of China, including offshore petroleum, exploration, technology licensing, trademark registration and tax planning; joint venture agreements; and other legal issues of investments within involving China. I have working knowledge of Chinese family law and jurisdictional issues. I have over 20 years expert witness experience with consultations, deposition, and courtroom testimony.

Expert 431656 - WA

Expertise Description

I have over 30 years experience in the Hospitality Industry. I have extensive experience in management, marketing, brands, brand management, product development, training and coaching staff, finance and corporate operations, as well as experience with training programs and quality-control systems. My experience further includes consulting with a broad range of foodservice businesses, including independent restaurants, private clubs, hotels, casinos, and multi-unit chains.

Expert 391086 - AZ FL LA ME MA NH

Expertise Description

I have more than 30 years experience in the Hotel Management Industry with extensive background in on-property and corporate hotel management. My specific areas of expertise include Hotel Industry Operating Standards, Product Standards, Safety and Security Standards, Emergency Procedures, Employee Qualifications, Hiring and Termination Practices, Contractual Dispute, Standards for Training, Marketing Practices, Franchise Agreements and Management Contracts, Franchise Relations, Restaurant, Food and Beverage Standards, Alcohol Service, Accounting, Taxation, and Valuation. My experience involves hotels, motels, the cruise industry, casinos and other gaming operations, restaurants, bars, and recreation industries. I have over 10 years expert witness experience.

Expert 321237 - NY

Expertise Description

I have many years experience as a hotel consulting expert with asset management, hotel operations, hotel franchising and litigation support services. My expertise includes areas concerning franchise and management agreements, hotel acquisitions and due diligence studies, and operational audits. I have over 20 years of expert witness experience with consultations, deposition, and courtroom testimony.