Expert Rulings, News, & Commentary
BullsEye is a weekly column that focuses on ethical issues surrounding the use of expert witnesses, how to best utilize experts, and the changes in relevant case law. We sift through the latest court rulings, legislation, and commentary that matter most to litigators and experts alike. To submit an original article for consideration, please email firstname.lastname@example.org.
It seems much legal attention has been devoted to Daubert lately – and with good cause. From the 1st Circuit’s Milward opinion last March allowing a less stringent &ldquo...
A mystery of American jurisprudence is the denial of certiorari. This is when the U.S. Supreme Court declines to hear an appeal – known as a petition for certiorari. The myster...
Last September President Obama signed into law the Leahy-Smith America Invents Act which amounted to the most sweeping reform to U.S. patent law in almost 60 years. With large indust...
Courts in recent years have struggled with determining the correct standard to apply to expert testimony pertaining to class certification. Is a full Daubert hearing required at this...