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.
If you have any doubt as to how important a federal appellate court considers the gatekeeping responsibility with which a district court is charged under Federal Rule of Evidence 702...
For many trial lawyers, the iPad has become an essential tool in the courtroom and in depositions. Two years ago, we reported on the increasing popularity of the iPad among litigator...
Federal courts prohibit expert witnesses from testifying unless they first file a written report of the opinions they will give and the facts they relied on in forming them. But is i...
A recent appellate reversal of a district court’s expert exclusions has breathed new life into claims made by the U.S. government that modifications to three of Alabama Power C...
The Federal Circuit stands at the ready to render a decision that could spell big changes in the use and importance of experts in patent infringement litigation.