April 26, 2010
Pollution case brought against Tyson, Cargill, and other poultry processors. Claim made that Illinois River Watershed was polluted with field runoff from distribution of poultry litter. The question addressed was whether it was possible to uniquely identify water pollution as poultry waste using standard statistical techniques.
Featured Case Studies
A manufacturer of liquid energy drinks filed suit against another manufacturer of liquid energy drinks, claiming that the shape and type on the bottles of the defendant caused confusion among potential purchasers.
A case involving claims of lost sales, due to the deceptive reporting of prices and bait-and-switch.