FGS Realty & Fred Schuster have been engaged in numerous Expert Witness engagements.  Recent engagements include:

  • Timeshare Resort project in Las Vegas, Nevada
    • Dispute between a consumer who owned a timeshare interest and the attorney who represented them in their case against the original developer of the Timeshare property.
    • Expert hired by the defense
    • Scope of work included:
      • Expert Opinion Report determining value of plaintiffs timeshare interest, and overall value received by Plaintiffs, including imputed value.
      • Rebuttal Opinion Report of Plaintiffs expert report of damages
      • Expert testified at Arbitration hearing.
  • Hotel/Condo project in Las Vegas, Nevada.
    • Dispute between Rental Property Management Company and Individual Condo owners over billing practices.
    • Expert hired by the defense
    • Scope of work included:
      • Expert Opinion Report
      • Rebuttal Opinion Report
  • Four Seasons Resort – The Biltmore Santa Barbara, and Coral Casino Beach and Cabana Club – Santa Barbara, CA
    • Dispute between Property Owner and Contractors
    • Construction defect matter and financial impacts
    • Expert hired by the plaintiffs
    • Scope of work included:
      • Expert Opinion Report – analysis of lost income and profits as a result of the impact of the closure and repairs.

Expert areas of focus include:

  • Hospitality Real Estate analysis
  • Forensic accounting
  • Construction defect – loss of profits
  • Resort real estate
  • C.P.A. analysis
  • Timeshare use plans
  • Timeshare valuation
  • Property management agreements
  • Hotel-Condo issues
  • Disputes with Home Owners Associations
  • Consumer finance issues – timeshare
  • Real Estate Development financial issues
  • Business interruption.
  • Economic Damages
  • Management and Franchise Agreements
  • Brand Affiliation Issues
  • Standards of Care
  • Consumer finance irregularities
  • Hotel/Timeshare Operations.
  • Hotel and Timeshare sales and marketing issues
  • fewa

 

 

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