Paul Chen Expert Witness
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Contact Information

  • Company: PC Squared Consultants - Consumer Product Safety, Regulatory and Retail Compliance, Quality Assurance Consultant & Expert Witness
  • Phone: 479-595-8398
  • Website: www.consumerproductcompliance.com
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Specialties & Experience

General Specialties: Laboratories & Testing and Products Liability

Specialty Focus: Consumer product liability, product safety, Consumer Product Safety Commission (CPSC), regulatory compliance, quality assurance / control, lab testing, inspection, audits, Federal / State / Local law compliance, Consumer Product Safety Improvement Act (CPSIA), retail compliance, expert witness,

Education: Bachelor of Science - Business Information Systems, DeVry University; Master of Business Administration, Keller Graduate School of Management

Years in Practice: 12

Number of Times Deposed/Testified in Last 4 Yrs: 1


Additional Information

Paul Chen is a consumer product (non-food) safety, regulatory and retail compliance, quality assurance and control, 3rd party lab testing / inspection / auditing, CPSC (Consumer Product Safety Commission), CPSIA (Consumer Product Safety Improvement Act), Federal / State / Local law compliance consultant and expert. He is on-call 24/7 and speaks Chinese fluently. Mr. Chen has over 17 years of experience in the consumer products industry, most recently for the Product Safety & Compliance division at Walmart Stores, Inc. He was responsible for managing the regulatory compliance testing and auditing programs / policies / procedures / protocols / practices for general merchandise (non-food) items offered for sale in the Walmart, Walmart.com, Sam's Club, samsclub.com, and Puerto Rico formats. In addition to being employed with the world's largest retailer (and company), Mr. Chen was also previously employed with Intertek, a global 3rd party test lab and QA/QC service provider and various consumer product companies, importers and manufacturers. Mr. Chen has experience with the following consumer products areas: Toys, Children's Products, Sporting Goods, Jewelry, Accessories, As Seen On TV, Clip Strips & Impulse, Seasonal & Celebrations, Crafts & Fabrics, Furniture (indoor), Outdoor Living (i.e. furniture & grills), Infant Juvenile Baby Hardlines & Consumables, Stationery, Kitchen & Dining, Small Appliances, Bedding & Bath, Home Decor, Storage & Organization, Electronics, Electrical, Lighting, Hardware & Paint, Automotive, Pets, Health Beauty Aids, Cosmetics, Personal Care Products, Household Chemicals & Consumables and other Consumer /Products (i.e. softgoods, softlines, hardgoods, hardlines, etc.) Certified Quality Improvement Associate – American Society for Quality Certificate in Product Safety Analysis – St. Louis University Certificate in Product Risk Assessment – St. Louis University International Consumer Product Health & Safety Organization (ICPHSO) member