Expert Rulings, News, & Commentary
BullsEye is a legal blog on expert topics published by IMS ExpertServices. We sift through mountains of legal news and commentary to extract the rulings and developments that matter most to litigators and experts. Issues typically covered include ethical issues in the use of expert witnesses, effective coordination with experts and changes in relevant case law. To submit an original article for consideration, please email firstname.lastname@example.org.
In a decision this month to partially reject PricewaterhouseCoopers LLP’s motion to dismiss a $1 billion lawsuit filed by MF Global, U.S. District Court Judge Victor Marrero fo...
In a decision handed down earlier this year an Alabama District Court addressed multiple Daubert challenges leveled by plaintiff against defendant’s participation loan expert.
Barely two months after the Supreme Court gave federal judges greater discretion to award attorneys' fees in patent litigation, the judges are taking heed. In at least six cases ...
While we presume you’ve heard about the FX fixing scandal, you are forgiven if you might confuse it with the abuse of custodial trust FX scandal, the FX rate hard sales markup ...
In a prior blog post, we discussed a decision denying Apple’s motion to exclude the opinion of the plaintiffs’ antitrust economics expert. This post examines the same dec...
A recent state appellate opinion has made it clear that any appeal that is old enough to have been decided under Florida’s old evidentiary laws will now be scrutinized under th...
An important decision relating to expert testimony was recently issued by the New York federal court overseeing class action antitrust lawsuits filed against Apple, and five leading ...
In a patent infringement lawsuit involving Facebook's "like" and "share" functions, the Federal Circuit Court of Appeals has turned down a request by both par...
What happens when an attorney communicates in writing with a testifying expert about the facts of a case in preparation for trial? Is that written communication absolutely protected ...