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 email@example.com.
Should an expert be sued simply for changing his mind? Or does an expert's obligation to the truth provide protection against such suits?
Lawyers' grasp of computer software technology falls along a broad spectrum, but the lawyers at either extreme – those who are either well versed in software or virtually i...
States that have considered the civil immunity of expert witnesses disagree on the answer. While some say that immunity is essential to ensure an expert's objectivity, others rea...