Leonard J. Backer
has over 28 years of extensive and successful Seating and Furniture Industry
experience in all key areas. Mr. Backer has been directly involved in the design and development of 250+ seating and table collections. He specializes in Private Label Manufacturing, Sourcing, and Product Development
Mr. Backer provides Litigation Support services to attorneys, insurers and businesses for Plaintiff and Defense. He performs site inspections, detailed product reviews and incident analyses. He has worked with law firms and insurance companies to develop and coordinate strategies for various types of legal actions and lawsuits. In his previous position, he served as in-house expert for product liability, personal injury, trade dress, and other legal issues.
Mr. Backer has testified at many hearings, depositions, and in court. He offers a high level professional approach and strong credibility. He also provides detailed analyses, written opinions, and expert witness reports for clients throughout the U.S.
Areas of Expertise
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- Furniture Based Disputes, Claims, or Legal Actions
- Chair Failures
- Seating Product Liability
- Personal Injury
- Purchasing Disputes
- Seating Product Design / Performance Issues
- Design Knockoffs
|Sales Rep. Commission DisputesDesigner RoyaltiesExclusive Distribution AgreementsProduct EvaluationWarranty IssuesProduct Launch FailuresPrivate Label Development AgreementsEvaluation of Management Performance|
Basic but very important points which could help minimize owners' liability and financial exposure to accident and personal injury claims on their premises.