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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expert witness

nSachverständige(r) mf
Collins German Dictionary – Complete and Unabridged 7th Edition 2005. © William Collins Sons & Co. Ltd. 1980 © HarperCollins Publishers 1991, 1997, 1999, 2004, 2005, 2007

expert witness

n (Law) → perito
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The lawyer also suggested that an expert witness in the field of mechanical engineering be called to testify to explain on the force formula involving Muhammad Adib's injuries which has become an issue in court.
THE case of a man accused of raping and causing brain injuries to a baby has been hit by expert witness delays, a court has heard.
The direct examination of an expert witness normally follows a certain choreography, with at least four components: (1) establishing the witness's expertise, (2) establishing the witness's familiarity with the subject matter, (3) eliciting the expert opinion, and (4) eliciting the basis for the opinion.
New York, NY, August 18, 2018 --(PR.com)-- The Knowledge Group/The Knowledge Congress Live Webcast Series, the leading producer of regulatory focused webcasts, has announced today that Rob Hutchins, Managing Director with Secretariat International, will speak at The Knowledge Group's webcast entitled: "How to Effectively Use Expert Witness Testimony to Prove Damages in IP Litigation." This event is scheduled for September 25, 2018 from 12:00 pm to 2:00 pm, Eastern Time.
This month, we look at what the role of being an expert witness involves for optometrists
Summary: Special Tribunal for Lebanon defense counselor Chad Mair cross-examined expert witness John Edward Philips throughout Tuesday's hearing, focusing on anomalies in cellular coverage maps and questioning testimonies made based on unclear data.
The role of an expert witness is not the same as the consultant appointed to put together your claim, however independent you ask them to be.
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Synopsis: In this expanded second edition of "The Expert Expert Witness: More Maxims and Guidelines for Testifying in Court", forensic psychiatrist Stanley L.
One distinguishing and perhaps obvious feature of expert witness work is that appraisers are working with parties who already are in litigation.
Rule 702 of the Federal Rules of Evidence establishes the qualifications necessary for an expert witness to testify in a court of law (see the sidebar, Common Terminology Relating to Expert Witness Testimony).

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