Practice Notes: Expert witness

Solicitors are placing pressure on experts to amend reports

Expert witnesses feel their impartiality has been damaged by som

24 Nov 2014

MoJ must undertake a study of expert witness misconduct

QC suggests judges should refer complaints about experts to professiona

10 Nov 2014

New guidance published for instruction of experts in civil claims

Guidance will assist litigants, practitioners and experts to understand bes

27 Aug 2014

Damage control: Defamation Act in force

Stuart Evans and Simon Garner say that a stricter approach will hopefully lead to speedie

22 Jul 2014

False reporting is a threat to justice

Ill-informed and poorly researched media reports undermine the valuable role experts play in family proceedings, says Dr Juli

19 Jun 2014

Successful outcomes at proportional cost

Richard Formby considers the flexible use of accounting expertise in the? post-Jackso

19 Jun 2014

Making the solicitor-expert witness relationship work

Solicitor Catherine Leech and expert witness Robert Sells consider how to forge a fruitful partnership in an increasingly unfavourabl

19 Jun 2014

Cinderella law is not the answer

The proposed new legislation to protect children from emotional abuse may cause more problems than it solves, says Graha

19 Jun 2014

Timetabling in the wake of Jackson and Mitchell

Experts are cherry picking cases and building slack into their timetables as the reforms intended to reduce waste and costs threaten to have the opposite e

19 Jun 2014

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