expert witness

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Noun1.expert witness - a witness who has knowledge not normally possessed by the average person concerning the topic that he is to testify aboutexpert witness - a witness who has knowledge not normally possessed by the average person concerning the topic that he is to testify about
witness - (law) a person who testifies under oath in a court of law
lay witness - any witness who does not testify as an expert witness
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Anthropologists explore the use of cultural expert testimony as evidence in legal conflicts that invoke cultural difference.
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33) While the judge may determine if the proponent of the expert testimony laid enough foundation to establish the witness's qualifications as an expert since it presents questions of law, (34) the jury should determine the reliability of the methods the expert used since it primarily entails questions of fact.
In theory, Daubert is not necessarily more or less restrictive than Florida's version of Frye, which includes a "pure opinion exception" for expert testimony given novel or new areas of expertise and science.
As a direct result of this win, the District Court issued summary judgment, finding that without the requisite expert testimony, plaintiffs could not sustain their burden of proof.
Fifth Circuit Court of Appeals erroneously ignored the Daubert guidelines for expert testimony in Accenture, LLP v.
These claims, covering simulation and prototyping of integrated circuits, appear to have been saved by persuasive expert testimony.
Federal law currently establishes the right of medical societies to demand ethical standards for expert testimony in order for those experts to retain membership in those societies.
REF appealed, arguing that the evidence did not support the trial court's confirmation of the sale and the trial court improperly ignored the expert testimony of its appraiser.
However, the court found that Marie failed to provide sufficient expert testimony to determine the standard of care applicable to the hospital regarding the delivery of radiology reports to Dr.
We could debate whether the passing of those more gentlemanly arrangements is a loss, but it is now clear that those days are long gone - expert testimony is now a professional activity in its own right and it seems there is no place for the amateur 'gentleman players'.
The Pagan plaintiffs filed motions in limine to exclude expert testimony regarding the 'scopes theory.

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