provides expert testimony for DEFAMATION and other cases. Reasoning, Inc. is a group of doctoral-level linguists and logicans with superior understanding of all aspects of language. Our specialties include defamation and other language-intensive issues. We do linguistic and logical analyses of publications, newspapers, books, letters, interviews, advertisements, manuals, contracts--to identify meanings, inferences, innuendoes, bias, actual malice, damage to reputation, similarity to other documents, copyright infringement, plagiarism, breach of contract, authorship, and fraud.
As a specialist in educational testing, Dr. Habick provides expert testimony on educational practices related to fairness, bias, psychometrics, and flawed test questions or testing programs.
Dr. Habick provides Linguistic Analysis
of news reports and other communications and in assessment of Violations of Legal, Ethical, and Professional Standards.
Dr. Habick testified as an expert witness in linguistics in the U.S. District Court, Trenton, in The United States of America v. Tyshon Bey.
Dr. Habick performed linguistic analyses on defamation and trademark cases for Pisanelli-Bice, Las Vegas; Shumaker, Loop & Kendrick, Tampa; Haines & Associates, Philadelphia; and Seed Intellectual Property Law Group, Seattle.
Reasoning, Inc. also provided expert testimony on unfair testing, grading, and educational practices for Seals v. State of Mississippi et al.
Areas of Expertise
- Invasion of Privacy
- Copyright Infringement
- Discourse Analysis
- Logical Analysis
- Logically Flawed Argumentation
- Educational Examinations
- Bias and Fairness
- Authorship Identification
- Interpretation of Contracts
- Taped Conversations
American Dialect Society (ADS)
International Association of Forensic Linguists (IAFL)