Class Actions

Bardwell Consulting has provided expert witness services in a variety of class action litigation. Statistical analysis is an especially effective and appropriate tool in the context of class actions. The numerosity of the class puts the power of statistics to work:Employment law: class action

  • Proving pattern or practice
  • Demonstrating typicallity and commonality
  • Creating models of economic damages

Select class actions we have provided consulting or expert witness services include:

  • Survey of class damages: survey to projection of the number of persons who use wheelchairs denied access to retail stores
  • Calculation of damages from industrial pollution
  • Computation of present value of lost earnings
  • Medical loss analysis
  • Development of models to evaluate loss in stock option plan
  • Expert testimony on racial, ethnic, sex, age, or religious affiliation discrimination
  • Analysis of discrimination in terminations, promotions and workforce utilization
  • Analysis of the results of promotional exams for racial or ethnic bias
  • Evaluation of the disparities in salaries
  • Seminar on Using Statistics to Prove Disparate Impact
  • Evaluation of the adverse impact of alternative pre-employment tests on public safety employees