Textiles Expert Witness Oakland 535547

Expertise Description

I have over three decades experience in textile materials with expertise in first intergradation e-textiles 1999, the concept to the commercialization of new textile designs & material composites, CAD/CAM, raw materials sciences, yarn development, fabric manufacturing & finishing, garment development (size-fit-make), quality testing & analysis, international sourcing, laser cutting, no-sew methods, plasma coating, laminating/bonding and highly engineered 3-D knit shaped materials to reduce weight, waste and post manufacturing handling. I am offering my services as a textile materials expert witness.

Fashion Industry/Textiles Expert Witness Mill Valley 535479

Expertise Description

With more than three decades of experience in the fashion industry, I have expertise in design and utility patent and trademark litigation, footwear industry, strategic product development, merchandising, sourcing and cost negotiation. I have provided deposition, consultations, and courtroom testimony for over 5 years as a fashion industry expert witness.

Textiles Expert Witness NY 535471

Expertise Description

I am an experienced textiles expert witness with more than 55 years in the field. I specialize in issues pertaining to textile materials and sewn products’ performance, quality, structural design, aesthetic issues (color, pattern design), copyright infringement issues involving design patterns, defect analysis, product liability, product design and innovation, patent applications and patent infringement matters, and insurance and damages claims (affected material inventories & equipment). I have provided courtroom testimony, deposition, and consultations for over three decades as a textiles expert witness.

Plastics Patent Expert 513273 CA(S)

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.

Forensic & Fire Investigation Expert 520245 WA

Expertise Description

I have over 25 years experience in Forensic Investigation & Causation with expertise in chemical analysis of fire debris, scientific instrumentation, wet chemical, microscopy and spectroscopy, determining the causation of failures involving processes, consumer products, materials, and construction system failures. I have additional knowledge in determining the cause of failures of adhesives, coatings, concretes, plastics, metals (corrosion), wood, plaster, glass textiles, oils and other materials. I have also spent more than 25 years as a forensic chemist expert witness with consultations, courtroom testimony, and depositions.

Carpet & Hard Surface Inspection Expert 415211 TX

Expertise Description

I have over 30 years experience in the field of Carpet and Hard Surface Inspection. My expertise is in carpet cleaning, textiles and flooring, repair and reinstallation, water damage restoration, fire and smoke restoration, odor control technician, hard surface inspector, asbestos removal, and concrete foundations. I have provided consultations, deposition, and courtroom testimony for over 20 years as a carpeting expert witness.

Textiles Expert 518566 MA

Expertise Description

I have more than 40 years of Textile experience with specialization in textile manufacturing processes, including spinning, weaving, knitting, dyeing, printing, and finishing. I also have experience with testing, the analysis for causes of defects, product development, and engineering designs of textile structures. My services are aimed toward determining the cause of problems associated with the appearance and/or performance of textile materials in all forms (i.e. fibers, yarns, fabrics, as well as end items) and in assisting clients develop and/or improve textile products based on the engineered design of textile structures. I have over 40 years of expert witness experience with consultations, deposition, and courtroom testimony.

Textile Manufacturing Expert 512821 GA

Expertise Description

I have more than 35 years in Textiles. My fields of expertise include: modeling and optimization of textile manufacturing processes; appraisal of new manufacturing technologies and their products; development of new test methods for the evaluation of raw materials and end products; and the application of design experiments and analysis of variance techniques for process enhancement. I also focus on product development and evaluation of engineered fibrous products for unconventional end uses involving healthcare, construction, automotive, and filtration and other industrial applications. As a teacher, I have taught theory and lab courses on yarn formation, weaving, knitting, nonwovens, physical testing, and quality control. I have over 10 years of expert witness experience with consultation, deposition, and courtroom testimony.

Laundry Expert 501657 MN

Expertise Description

I have more than 25 years experience in the Laundry Industry with expertise in textile care. I have experience with largest laundry equipment operations including almost every type of tunnel washer, dryer, ironer, rail, and other support equipment. Boilers and power systems included.

Apparel Industry Expert 161188 CA(S)

Expertise Description

I have over 30 years experience in the fashion and apparel industry. My expertise includes: having started apparel companies, opening retail stores, and Costing For Profit. I have additional expertise in intellectual property theft of trade secrets, product development, brand development, merchandising, sourcing needs, technical design, operations, and sales. I have more than 5 years expert witness experience with consultations, deposition, and courtroom testimony.

Apparel Manufacturing Expert 152467 CA(S)

Expertise Description

I have 40 years experience in garment/apparel manufacturing. My expertise includes: management; men’s, women’s, and children’s apparel; ready-to-wear garment manufacturing; distribution; design; trends; brands; textile sourcing; and global production. My additional expertise includes: mergers and acquisitions, licensing, and branding.

Laundry And Dry Cleaning Expert 96911 MN

Expertise Description

I have 50 years experience specializing in management and engineering in the textile maintenance (laundry and dry cleaning) industries. My expertise includes: clean room laundries, industrial laundries, testing on textiles and dyestuffs, commercial laundries, textile technology and rental laundries, hospital laundries, waster water recovery, hotel laundries, coin laundries, and professional dry cleaning. I have more than 15 years expert witness experience with consultations, deposition, and courtroom testimony.

Property Damage Expert 45663 CA(S)

Expertise Description

I have over 50 years experience as a property damage consultant with determining damage to residential / commercial property both contents and structures resulting from water, mold, bacteria, sewage, fire, smoke, or indoor air quality problems. My services include appraisal, inspection, infrared building inspections (finds hidden moisture/water intrusion), restoration, industry standards, claims analysis and investigation, concrete vapor/moisture emission testing, concrete sulfate issues, concrete inspections, textile cleaning (carpet, upholstery, draperies, and Oriental, American Indian and hand-woven rugs), and flooring forensics and inspections (wood, carpet, ceramic, resilient, and natural stone). I have more than 20 years expert witness experience with consultations, deposition, and courtroom testimony.

Document Dating Expert 42855 NC

Expertise Description

I have over 35 years experience specializing in ink differentiation and dating, paper analysis and dating, document dating, dating of photocopies, analysis of printing, trace evidence analysis, testing on textiles and dyestuffs, analysis of historical documents, as well as document examination determining record alteration, additions, obliterations, and sequence of entries. I have more than 10 years expert witness experience with consultations, deposition, and courtroom testimony.

Apparel Trademarks And Trade Dress Expert 39511 CA(N)

Expertise Description

I have over 35 years experience as a practicing attorney. My experience includes: Apparel, Licensing, Trademarks and Trade Dress, Copyrights, Design Patents, and Standards of Practice of Apparel Business Lawyers, Attorney Malpractice, Intellectual Property Lawyers, and Licensing Lawyers. I have experience reviewing a wide array of apparel business agreements to determine if it is consistent with the standards of the industry. My expertise includes: contracts, manufacturing (local and abroad), import, export, sales, distribution, factory conditions, similarity of apparel lines, fabric care, complex trademark infringement, and protection of designs. I have more than 20 years experience with consultations, deposition, and courtroom testimony.

Flooring Expert 433984 AZ

Expertise Description

I have over 40 years experience in the field of Carpet Inspection. My extensive experience includes laminate floor, hard surfaces, carpet inspection, covering inspections, wood flooring, commercial inspection, wood repair, bamboo and cork, commercial carpet repair, vinyl inspection, carpeting, ceramic tile, color repair, floor care, installation, marble / stone, resilient, substrate and sub-floor, and carpet textiles. I have over 25 years expert witness experience with consultations, deposition, and courtroom testimony.

Garment Fashion Industry Expert 365046 CA(N)

Expertise Description

I have over 30 years of experience in the Garment industry. My expertise includes fashion design, factory production, domestic and offshore, operations, international production, textiles technology, importing, costing, product development, retail / sales, visual merchandising, and production strategy. My consultations consisted of sourcing and manufacturing logistics. I also have experience in apparel production and quality assessment. I have prior expert witness experience.

Apparel Fashion And Garment Expert 161185 CA(S)

Expertise Description

I have more than 45 years of experience in the Fashion/Apparel/Textile Industry, as a retailer, manufacturer, key executive, consultant and college instructor. My expertise consists of many areas of business related to apparel manufacturing, such as entrepreneurship, marketing, advertising and sales, purchasing and inventory control, total quality management, international production, and production planning. In the past I have owned my own clothing manufacturing company, producing clothing globally as well as in the USA and shipping to major retailers. Currently I own an Apparel Business Consulting company providing business consulting to Fashion Industry clients and Expert Witness Consulting to attorneys involved in litigation of apparel/clothing/fashion/textile industry issues as well as Copyright, Trademark and Trade dress issues. I continue to teach at Fashion institute of Design and Merchandising where I have been a part-time member of the faculty for 30+ years. I also specialize in financial development, customer service, warehousing, distribution, and domestic and international manufacturing and sourcing. I have over 15 years of expert witness experience with consultations, deposition, and courtroom testimony.

Textiles And Fabrics Expert 321757 GA

Expertise Description

I have over 40 years experience in textiles engineering technology. My expertise includes fabric flammability, quality assurance, fiber engineering, fire performance of fabrics and other materials used for wearing apparel and interior furnishings. My additional expertise includes flammability standards, fabric care, useful life of textiles, testing on textiles and dyestuffs, conventional and new texturing technology processes, and development of inter-laboratory studies. I have more than 30 years of expert witness experience with consultations, deposition, and courtroom testimony.