We provide expert testimony and support for adjudicating payments-related arbitration and litigation cases.

Areas of Focus

  • Written expert testimony supporting payments litigation  efforts

  • Expert witness trial testimony

  • Damages assessments


Engagement Examples

CLIENT

Major payment ISO

PROJECT OBJECTIVE

Educate the court regarding key payments processes and assess potential damages

GVGROUP ACTIONS

  • Research and develop expert opinions regarding required aspects of the case

  • Provided written and trial testimony

RESULTS

Favorable outcome and full award of estimated damages to client for whom GVGroup was engaged

 

CLIENT

Major retailer

PROJECT OBJECTIVE

Provide expert report to describe and help educate the court for ruling on granting class action status for data breach law suit

GVGROUP ACTIONS

  • Drafted testimony report regarding the processes undertaken by card issuers, merchants and payment networks to limit the liability and mitigate costs associated with data breaches

RESULTS

The GVGroup testimony was cited as a key determinant in the ruling against classification of the trial to be a class action suit

 

CLIENT

Large hedge fund investor

PROJECT OBJECTIVE

Provide expert testimony regarding compliance with the Rules and Standards of the card networks

GVGROUP ACTIONS

  • •Drafted  testimony report regarding:

    • Roles and responsibilities of merchants and processors in the payment ecosystem

    • Rules and Standards that must be followed to be in compliance with the card payment networks

RESULTS

  • Testified in court at trial

  • Awaiting final decision by court