Credentials, credibility and charisma: Expert witness, litigation, patent infringement
Some examples of Expert Witness and Patent Infringement activities are as follows.
Dr. DeFilippi He has been an expert witness on a number of cases and has yet to be
on the losing side.
Gave deposition, at request of MWRDGC attorneys (plaintiff), relating to allegation
that company AY (defendant, an ex-client) was inappropriately discharging high-strength
In another case, supervised the collecting of chemical data for defendant and wrote
report outlining how alleged groundwater contamination at plaintiff residence was
below state drinking water regulations. - Gave deposition on same. - Opposing attorney
of case (plaintiff) settled out of court due to strength of data, report and deposition.
In another case, consulted for plaintiff in patent infringement case relating to
the use of microorganisms to aid in the degreasing of machine parts.
In another case, gave deposition on behalf of plaintiff on alleged groundwater contamination
of drinking water with benzene and other petroleum components. Also performed calculations
based upon EPA data showing poor degree of effectiveness for activated carbon to
remove the described contaminants as compared to EPA drinking water standards. Opposing
attorneys of above case (defendants) settled out of court due to strength of data,
report and deposition.
In another case consulted & performed Expert Witness duty for defendant; wrote detailed
technical critique / report; presented deposition; reviewed expert report involving
function of bacteriostatic and bactericidal additives in vacuum cleaner components.
Settled out of court, three days before commencement of trial.
In another case performed duty as Expert Witness for defendant in patent infringement
case involving protease enzymes and latex allergens; presented testimony at evidentiary
hearing. Judge ruled Dr. DeFilippi's testimony "compelling".