Plastics Patent Expert Witness 513273

Expertise Description

I have over 30 years' consulting experience as a surface and advanced materials scientist with an emphasis in research, development, intellectual property, outreach, and training. I have worked with polymer, advanced materials, personal care products, and the pharmaceutical separations industries. My expertise includes strategic planning, patent enforcement, budgeting & control, international partnerships, due diligence, patent strategy, research & development, board presentations, patent & trademarks, technology start-ups, and business plans. I have provided solutions, technical direction and legal assistance in the fields of polymer and surface science addressing applications in consumer products, textiles, biomedical devices, and material testing. I have provided consultations, courtroom testimony, and deposition for more than 10 years as a plastics patent expert witness.

Nutrition Expert Witness 522564

Expertise Description

I have over 30 years of experience working with nutrition trend-tracking, market assessment, and creating business-building ideas. My areas of expertise include beauty/cosmetics; food; over-the-counter drugs; personal and home care; appliances; nutrition, diet and fitness; engineering/home improvement and market research. I am offering my services as a nutrition expert witness.

Cosmetics Development Expert 515940

Expertise Description

I have more than 30 years in the field of Research and Development for Cosmetics with expertise in identifying and developing innovative biologically active raw materials leading to the formulation of successful skin care and topical dermatological over the counter products. My industry experience includes personal care products, chemicals, natural materials, and basic medical sciences. Currently, I provide consulting services to finished goods companies and ingredient suppliers, and I am also Chief Health and Beauty Science Advisor for a company where I do research and development related to designing product profiles and bio-activities profiles, and oversee clinical testing and technical writing. I have over 5 years of expert witness experience with consultation and deposition.

Cosmetics And Cosmetology 96660

Expertise Description

Doug Schoon, M.S. (Dana Point, CA)  – I have over 35 years’ experience working in the cosmetic, personal care and beauty industry focused on organic and polymer chemistry, including materials testing and ingredient toxicology.  I specialize in cosmetics, salon products, salon safety, and best practices for the professional beauty industry, as well as retail cosmetic and beauty products. My expertise includes: beauty industry regulations and standards; cleaning, disinfection, sterilization, communicable diseases, infections related to hair, nail, skin, eye lashes; cuts, burns, adverse skin reactions such as irritations or  allergies, standard of care, state board regulations, federal regulations, marketing claims, education and nail and cosmetology schools. 
 
I have expertise in European Union and Canadian cosmetic regulation and standards; as well as, salon chemical safety issues, to include injuries, damage, illness, as well as cosmetic / personal care product development and testing, safe handling, air quality and testing, personal protection equipment, product labeling, product warnings and quality control and/or assurance.  I am an internationally recognized author of books/articles, presenter and educator with a large amount of expertise in both natural and artificial nail products, salon practices and services in cosmetology, hair, lashes, nail anatomy and skin care, manicure and pedicure procedures/practices/standards/equipment.  I have over 25 years expert witness experience with consultations, depositions, and courtroom testimony.

Marketing And Trade Dress 29579

Expertise Description

I have over 30 years experience in marketing and new product development for consumer goods issues. My areas of expertise include advertising, promotion, distribution, sales, damages, channels, trade dress, pricing, competition, research, and total marketing mix. I have prior expert witness experience with consultations, deposition, and courtroom testimony.

Cosmetology Expert Witness 417769

Expertise Description

I have more than 40 years experience in the field of Beauty from a cosmetology school. My extensive experience includes hair styling, salon ownership, product development / manufacturing, and cosmetology. My expertise also includes any and all cosmetic procedures that are pertinent to professional salon standards, hair relaxer burns, professional industry standards as they relate to safety in a salon environment, and the reliability and effectiveness of salon fixtures and their proper use. I have provided consultations, courtroom testimony, and deposition for over 5 years as a cosmetology expert witness.

Cosmetics 427826

Expertise Description

I have more than 25 years in the field of Cosmetic Chemistry. My extensive experience includes research and development, product development, business development, operations, sales and marketing for personal care, skin conditions, cosmetic procedures, OTC, Nutraceuticals and pharmaceutical industries.

Cosmetology 386148

Expertise Description

I have more than 20 years experience in the Hairdressing industry. My expertise includes innovative development and design in education strategies; product development; and marketing, research, and development. I have extensive knowledge in the chemical aspect of hairdressing. I have additional experience in training, education, facilities, studios, academy, design, cosmetic procedures, hair color, hair relaxer burns, management, branding, and identity. I have prior expert witness experience.