The settlement amount in this matter was within the range of the damages amounts calculated by our expert.
Retained by Sidley Austin
A United States army veteran sued a college for damages associated with lost wages. The educational institution had failed to properly file the necessary Veterans Affairs financial aid paperwork. As a result, the plaintiff could not afford to complete the degree.
Counsel for the plaintiff retained Bryan Ricchetti of Cornerstone Research as an economic expert. Dr. Ricchetti filed an expert report to opine on damages.
The matter settled. The settlement amount agreed upon by the parties was within the range of the damages amounts calculated by Dr. Ricchetti.