Recent Cases


Wetzel & Associates v. Western Express, Inc.

 
Mr. Altstadt provided an expert deposition in a breach of lease matter in a Superior Court (San Bernardino) action.  Services included assessing the financial profitability of the tenant in a lease for a trucking facility in Fontana, CA.


In Re: Burger Auto Group


Mr. Altstadt performed a valuation of the Chrysler, Jeep, Dodge and Ram franchises in La Mesa, CA for estate tax purposes. 

Nader Subaru v. Subaru of America, Inc.


Mr. Altstadt consulted for the respondent in a franchise termination matter before the California New Motor Vehicle Board.  Services included analyzing financial issues related to vehicle and parts buy-backs.


In Re: Temp[e Beth Sholom


Mr. Altstadt consulted on insurance claims for this temple in Santa Ana, CA due to a fire loss. 

In Re: Hardin Auto Group


Mr. Altstadt performed a valuation of the Honda, Buick-GMC, Hyundai and Kia franchises in Anaheim, Garden Grove and Irvine, CA. 

Murray v. loandepot.com


Mr. Altstadt consulted for the defendant in a breach of contract matter in a Superior Court (Orange County) action.  Services included assessing the damage claims of the plaintiff including the value of ownership units.

Peterson , Chapter 7 Trustee v. Imhoff, et al.


Mr. Altstadt consulted for the defendants in a breach of guaranty matter in a United States District Court (New Jersey) action.  Services included a complete accounting of $3 million in maintenance payments related to a residential/golf course development in Colorado.

Keenan, et al. v. Souza, et al.


Mr. Altstadt testified in a breach of fiduciary duty matter on behalf of the plaintiffs in a Superior Court (Los Angeles) action.  Services included an analysis of the financial disclosures of the defendants in a real estate development in Hemet, CA. 

A-Check America, Inc. v. Carlos Lacambra


Mr. Altstadt consulted for the defendant in a breach of contract action in an ADR abritration.  Services included determining the value of the minority interest owned by the defendant.

Timothy Beatty v. Catalina Island Yacht Club


Mr. Altstadt consulted for the defendant in a libel and slander matter in a Superior Court (Orange County) action.  Services included evaluating the profitability of plaintiff's business.

Gayle McGuire v. Automobile Club of Southern California


Mr. Altstadt consulted for the defendant in an age discrimination matter in a Superior Court (Los Angeles) action.  Services included evaluating the potential damage claims of the plaintiff.

Jeffrey Evans v. Martin Project Management


Mr. Altstadt testified in a breach of contract matter on behalf of the plaintiff in a AAA arbitration action.  Services included an analysis of the financial condition of the defendant company. 

Ganzer, et al. v. Hansen, et al.


Mr. Altstadt consulted for the plaintiff in an elder abuse matter in a Superior Court (Orange County) action.  Services included discovery assistance related to investments made by the plaintiff.