Consumer Survey Expert

Cynthia Cohen, Ph.D. designs consumer surveys for trademark infringement evidence. Designated as an expert in survey methods, she is a qualified expert. She began designing online jury studies in 2006. Dr. Cohen’s education includes psychology degrees from UCLA and USC. For over thirty years, Cynthia Cohen has contributed to the world of psychology and law through her research, consulting, and speaking engagements to bar associations. For more fun examples and applications visit our survey evidence blog.

Designated Cases

  • U.S. District Court, Central District of California, Sansi North America vs. LG Electronics. 2019
  • U.S. District Court, Central District of California, Micheline Pitt Design, Inc. v. Pin Up Girl, Inc. (et al.) 2018
  • U.S. District Court, Central District of California, Mike Sarieddine v. Big Bang Vape Co., LLC (et al.) 2018
  • U.S. District Court, Central District of California, Danica Aromatics, Inc. vs. philosophy, Inc. 2016
  • U.S. District Court, Central District of California, Metal Jeans, Inc. vs. Affliction Holdings, LLC. 2016
  • U.S. District Court, Central District of California, British Broadcasting Corporation, BBC Worldwide, LTD, and DWTS Productions, LLC fka BBC Worldwide Productions LLC vs. Scott Stander & Associates, Inc. 2015
  • U.S. District Court, Central District of California, Razor USA LLC. vs. VIZIO, Inc. 2015
  • U.S. District Court, Central District of California, His and Her Corp. vs. Shake-N-Go Fashion, Inc., Model Model Hair Fashion, C&J Beauty Supply, Ti Gi Beauty, Inc., Pink Beauty Supply & Salon, Sam’s Beauty Plus, Ebony Wig & Beauty Supply, (et al.). 2015
  • U.S. District Court, Southern District of Florida, Celebrity Cards International vs. Earvin Johnson, Jr., June Bug Enterprises Inc. and One West Bank. 2014

Different Venues – Different Verdicts

Venue studies measure existing bias or media contamination within different venues. Randomization and systematic sampling are used in online studies to generalize to the venue’s population. For change of venue motions, expert testimony is available regarding the results and methods.