An online marketing expert witness typically has experience and expertise in social media, advertising, digital marketing, search engine optimization (SEO), ecommerce, online reputation management, and/or consumer behavior.
Online marketing (also known as digital marketing, internet advertising, digital advertising or web advertising), is a dynamic process, leveraging website(s), search engines, blogs, social media (e.g., Facebook, Twitter), PPC advertising (pay-per-click), video, email and similar channels to reach customers. A successful digital marketing strategy generally involves a combination of tactics, including online advertising, search engine optimization and marketing, domain names, social media marketing and content creation. Online marketing has many advantages over “traditional marketing,” including lower cost, measurability /tracking, range of format/presentation, targeting (including geo-targeting), wide coverage, and speed of delivery.
Representing the plaintiff or defendant, example online marketing related matters that Cahn Litigation Services locates expert witnesses for include internet defamation, trademark infringement, copyright infringement, patent infringement, false advertising, and fraud. Litigation support by an online marketing expert witness could include survey research, arbitration, an expert report, expert opinion, expert testimony, and/or courtroom testimony. In high profile cases, or litigation involving a significant financial stake, a law firm may require a subject matter expert with prior expert witness testimony experience. In addition, clients often seek an industry consultant for pre-litigation work.
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The below expert witness bios represent a small fraction of those Online Marketing experts known by Cahn Litigation Services. These bios are provided to give attorneys a sense of the Online Marketing landscape.
This expert designed and implemented over 300 consumer surveys, using virtually every survey research methodology, including mall- intercept studies (packaging and advertising matters), telephone and mail surveys, and studies using the internet and consumer mail panels.
This expert's expertise includes false and deceptive advertising, deceptive marketing practices, consumer perceptions of claims made in advertising, packaging, and direct marketing promotions.
This expert has served as a marketing and advertising expert in Federal and/or State Courts across the country.
This expert has worked as an expert on behalf of both plaintiffs and defendants, providing expert reports, affidavits and declarations, and survey research as needed in support of litigation, including numerous class-action matters.
This expert has testified (deposition/trial) over 100 times.
This expert has an MBA, a DBA (Doctor of Business Administration) with a major in Marketing, and a JD.
This expert has real-world hands-on experience with every aspect of technical SEO and eCommerce marketing. Recognized as a Top Google contributor, this expert has served as a consultant to Fortune 500 companies (as well as small-medium size businesses) planning and implementing white-hat SEO to advance marketing strategies. This expert is a frequent presenter at industry conferences. As an SEO/SEM expert witness this expert has been engaged by both Plaintiffs and Defendants.
This expert is an experienced computer science expert witness, information technology expert witness, web analytics expert witness, SEO expert witness, and SEM expert witness providing research and testimony in the areas of web analytics, keyword advertising, cross screens use, search engine optimization, web searching, online marketing, online branding, online advertising, and related areas. This expert has worked numerous cases, including patent cases, and has testified at deposition, arbitration, and trial.
This expert has produced more than two dozen expert reports, has been deposed a dozen times, and has testified at both trial and arbitration. This expert has been retained by several law firms as an expert witness and has been an expert witness in several jurisdictions.
This expert has subject matter expertise in the domains of online advertising, online marketing, web analytics, and related areas. Specific subjects include, among others, ad replacement, affiliate advertising, benefits of search engines, content advertising, cookie stuffing, co-registration advertising, cross screens, demographic targeting, domain parking, dual screens, how people search, how people view search results, how search engines work, information retrieval, image searching, keyword advertising, online advertising, online branding, online copyright, online marketing, online reviews, online trademarks, pay-per-click, PPC, online reputation management, search engine optimization, SEO, search engine marketing, second screens, SEM, search engines, social media, tracking code replacement, trademark issues in online advertising, trademark issues in web searching, web analytics, web page archiving, web page viewing, web search, and webpage ranking. This expert has worked Inter Partes Reviews (IPR), written and submitted numerous expert reports, been deposed (both in person and remotely), and has testified at arbitration, and at trial.
In addition to expert witness work, this expert has 250 or so authored research publications, with articles appearing in a range of journals and conferences. This expert is a co-author of a book on web searching, co-editor of a handbook on Weblog analysis, and author of a publication on keyword advertising.
This expert is a Professor with a College of Information Sciences and is a principal scientist. This expert has a PhD in computer science, along with master degrees (computer science and international relations).
This expert has served on the research committee for the Search Engine Marketing Professional Organization (SEMPO). This expert has received several awards, including an ACM Research Award, application development awards, and other writing, publishing, research, and leadership honors. This expert's research work is highly cited.
This expert is actively involved in teaching undergraduate (information technology (IT) project management, keyword advertising) and graduate courses (searching, retrieval, analytics).
This expert has strong experience as an expert consultant on issues related to internet reputation, social media, internet defamation and rehabilitating a digital presence. This expert is a frequent presenter at conferences and private briefings globally on the subjects of SEO and Online Reputation Management. This expert founded a firm providing education on online presence and online reputation management to governments and corporations. This expert is well-published with a list of publications on SEO and ORM (Online Reputation Management).
This expert is a Senior Digital Marketing Executive and SEO (Search Engine Optimization) Professional with many years of proven search engine optimization and internet marketing experience, social media marketing experience, SEO, Domain Name, and Online Reputation Management Expert Witness. This expert has specific experience in "corrective advertising", this expert has designed and implemented successful plans to clean up or change/correct internet reputation using advertising and/or generating internet content, including social media campaigns. This expert has proven an ability to develop search engine marketing and social media marketing strategies and implement them successfully using search engine optimization best practices.
This expert founded a marketing and brand reputation consulting group and has become one of the top names in the field. This expert is well-published on Social Media, digital innovation, building strong brands in the digitally connected world, and what it takes to make a lasting impact for Social Currency, among other subjects. This expert provides media content / interviews to Forbes, Business Insider, CNN, USA Today, Bloomberg, Reuters, and various trade publications. This expert has an impressive Rule 26 List, providing over 25 instances of deposition or trial testimony.
This expert is perhaps best known for a Search Engine Marketing book. This expert's online advertising expertise spans Pay-Per-Click, sponsored links, affiliate marketing, community marketing, re-commerce, Optimization, and web-site construction. And behind it all is the data and analytics to make sense of the Google-dominated advertising world of key words, triggers, campaigns and adgroups. As an expert witness, this expert has provided litigation support in Trademark and Copyright infringement, Online Advertising / Pay-Per-Click, e-Commerce related unfair business practices, and Internet Fraud in venues ranging from Federal District Court to the PTAB. This expert is well-published and well-reviewed, and has had a career in the various aspects of Online Marketing for a many years.
This expert is President of a highly sought-after search engine marketing consultancy and has an extensive background in search engine optimization and online marketing. In addition to agency work, this expert provides subject matter expertise for litigation, specializing in online trademark infringement.
This expert has worked for some of the top agencies in the SEO industry, researching and developing search optimization and providing search marketing strategies for Fortune 500 and Internet Retailer 500 companies.
This expert has provided qualified expert witness services in PPC trademark cases. This expert has lengthy experience in programming online ad delivery technology, managing PPC ad campaigns, and thoroughly checking for possible fraudulent activities. This expert has been effective in understanding and explaining the possible sources of misimpressions that can directly affect the potential damages in lawsuits involving online trademark infringement. This expert has experience setting up “corrective advertising” campaigns to repair or reeducate the public about the proper association between a mark and the company it represents. This expert is:
Thoroughly knowledgeable about Google Ads (formerly Google AdWords) that match keywords and keyword phrases, and interpreting whether the defendant complied with contractual agreements to limit the display of their ads for words/phrases defined by their competitor
Experienced at explaining the meaning of industry jargon
Highly qualified to explain the complexities of Google Ad’s matching systems and the potential for unintended matching
This expert has created and run PPC ad campaigns for many years and participated in numerous lectures on Google ad management methodologies. This expert has written articles on aspects of Google ads as well as spoken at conferences on Google advertising topics. This expert can intelligently and logically explain how Google advertising functions, in addition to broader questions involving the search results, bidding and ranking of the PPC ads, and Google systems to attempt to limit some trademark infringement and their ad copy display rules.