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.
A somewhat touchy expert witness question recently surfaced in the U.S. District Court of the Eastern District of Louisiana. After designating an expert witness as a testifying exper...
Once federal regulators deem a drug safe, can a lawsuit challenge it as not safe enough?
That was the question that faced the 1st U.S. Circuit Court of Appeals in a desig...
To what admissibility standard should expert witness testimony comport in order to certify a class?
This seemingly straightforward question has sharply divided federal courts and ha...
Is predictive coding poised to take the e-discovery world by storm, as the courtroom catches up to technology?
Every lawyer learns in law school that to be able to appeal an issue to a higher court, you must preserve it. No formaldehyde is needed for this, but what is required is that the law...