Many of our litigation projects include analysis of large, complex raw data sets. We employ data analytics skills to make the data usable and understandable. We then create models which allow us to glean specific information from the data relevant to the issue at hand.
In past projects with a data analytics focus, we identified and demonstrated patterns existing in the data which were used to help prove or disprove factual case theories. We have also use data analytics to quantify damages, particularly in class action lawsuits.
Employment Class Action #1, 2014: Calculated potential damages for a claim involving a class of over 17,000 employees alleging improper alteration of timecard records by the employer.
Employment Class Action #2, 2016: Calculated potential damages for a claim involving a class of over 1,000 employees alleging unpaid time worked on behalf of the employer.
Tobacco Master Settlement Agreement 2003 NPM Adjustment Proceedings for the State of Oregon, 2013: Analyzed reported tobacco sales records in the State of Oregon against enforcement actions to demonstrate the impact of Oregon’s enforcement activities.