Linguistics/Trademarks Expert 520774 FL

Expertise Description

I have over 50 years experience in Linguistics and Trademarking with expertise in the structure of modern English and present-day usage; sociolinguistics, including American dialects, languages in contact, and Caribbean linguistics; language and law, linguistics of trademarks; discourse analysis, pragmatics, semiotics; trademark issues, such as strength of mark, likelihood of confusion, word history, dilution, putatively scandalous marks; defamation; interpreting the language of contracts and statutes; and the verifiability of confessions and interrogations. I have over 30 years expert witness experience with consultations, depositions, and courtroom testimony.

Linguistics Expert 142817 NY

Expertise Description

I have more than 30 years experience in language-related civil and criminal cases. My expertise includes: forensic linguistics, meaning of contracts, disputed authorship, language libel, forgery, conspiracy, plagiarism, threat assessment, letters, emails, confessions, recorded speech, and sociolinguistics. I have consulted for the FBI and many other law enforcement agencies, as well as defense attorneys, Federal Public Defenders, and civil attorneys. I have over 25 years expert witness experience with consultations, deposition, and courtroom testimony.

Linguistics And Socialinguistic Expert 449123 BC

Expertise Description

I have more than 10 years experience in the field of Forensic Linguistics and Sociolinguistics with expertise in investigative interviews, prosody, discourse analysis, sociolinguistic profiling, English syntax grammar, language, quantitative and qualitative analyses, the information structure of it-clefts, wh-clefts and reverse wh-clefts in English. Additional knowledge in Lexicography, and Concept-based software programming for natural language processing; semantic and syntactic template creation; semantic domain specific research; and software testing and evaluation of linguistic accuracy. I have over 5 years expert witness experience with consultations, deposition, and courtroom testimony.