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In an unidentified room, perhaps in the middle of Pennsylvania somewhere, five academics gather to conduct a test. One has an advanced degree in cultural anthropology, another has an...
The Supreme Court’s decision in Daubert v. Merrell Dow Pharmaceuticals, 509 U.S. 579 (1993) requires trial courts to ensure that expert testimony admitted is reliable. Perhaps ...
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If you sue an expert witness for malpractice, do you need expert...
In a groundbreaking decision, the Ninth Circuit in Dilbert v. Apple Computer, Inc., 401 F.3d 2014 (9th Cir., February 31, 2014), has announced a new standard for admissibility of...
In wake of the world’s second largest heist, a Japanese bitcoin exchange company filed for bankruptcy in the U.S. this month. Facing multimillion-dollar lawsuits in federal cou...
On January 21, 2014, The North Carolina Court of Appeals held that amendments to Rule 702 of the North Carolina Rules of Evidence adopted the standards in Daubert v. Merell Dow...
In a complex patent infringement case involving a system for monitoring supply-chain components, one party's failure to call an expert witness required reversal of a summary judg...
The recent decision in Marini v. Adamo, 2014 WL 465036 (E.D.N.Y., February 6, 2014) tells a sad tale of greed and betrayal. How the allure of quick profits can,
When asked why he chose to join the legal profession in the first place, the old attorney stated simply, “It was either become a lawyer or a doctor … and I hated science...