Water Park Expert Testimony (Niagara Falls, New York USA)
LBA was retained by Empire State Development Corporation, a public authority of the state of New York, to evaluate the feasibility of reopening Fallsville Splash Park in Niagara Falls. It was the subject of a New York State Supreme Court case. John Gerner served as an expert witness in tourist attraction development in this court case in early 2009. Harris Beach was the attorney for this state authority and the main client contact. In the court's decision filed on April 5, 2010, it states "the Court places additional reliance on the testimony of John Gerner. Mr. Gerner is a leisure industry expert." Click here for the court's decision.