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General FAQ about Court Attendance
What ExpertsDirect and Our Clients Look for in an Expert Witness
Expert Insights from Automotive Mechanic David Marston
One Joint Conclave for Many Experts
Forensic Expert Testing in Securities Class Actions: the Application of the Cammer Factors as a Tool to Test Market Efficiency
A Short Guide to Expert Witness Conclaves
The Fiduciary Duty of Expert Witnesses
Grounds for Adjournment During and After the Pandemic
The Credibility of Expert Witnesses
Engaging Expert Witnesses during the Pandemic
Demonstrating Expertise – Structure and Application in Reporting
Subject Matter Experts
Admissibility and the Loss of Expert Witness Independence
The Scope of Admissible Lawyer-Expert Communications
Clarifications on Admissible and Inadmissible Expert Evidence
Expert Evidence and Disclosure
More than Just Fillers: the Utility of Expert Evidence in Jiang v BCDS International P/L t/as Miss Beauty [2019] NSWDC 578
The Problem with ‘Ultimate Issue’ Questions
Should the Court Intervene in Expert Witness Management?
Snapshot: Expert Report Debunks Myth of Australia as a Class Action Haven
High Court Clarifies the Principles for Preliminary Discovery – Weight of Expert Evidence
NCAT Relaxes Rules for Use of Expert Evidence
Expert witnesses to play vital role in Bourke Street Driver’s fate
Expert Nutritionist says Heinz toddler snacks as sugary as confectionary
Court in Swift Groping case refuses to hear expert Gender Studies professor
Australian Music Expert called in Eminem’s New Zealand IP case
Declarations Now Mandatory for Expert Witness Reports
The Use of Expert Evidence in Continuous Disclosure Class Actions
Increasing Adoption of Harmonised Expert Witness Code of Conduct – Towards a Nationwide Approach
Woods slams “poisoned mind” of state’s key Expert Witness
Case Study: s 79(2) of the Evidence Act 1995 (Cth) and the Royal Commission into Child Sexual Abuse – the continuing and broader significance of child development and behaviour experts
In two minds: what happens when an expert witness changes their mind?
Determining the Cause of Conduct in Class Actions
Case Study: Failure to Prove Assumptions in Expert Witness Reports
Expert Witness Case Study – Expertise, Errors and the Expert
Expert Witnesses: When it All Goes Wrong
Queensland Welcomes in New Class Action Regime
Ask a Lawyer: Lisa Collins
Common Fund Orders and Access to Justice
Sweeping Changes for Federal Court Practice Notes
Competing Class Actions: Judicial Remedies for Overlapping Classes
The Cost of an Expert Witness
Case study: the importance of adequate expert witness qualifications
Expert witnesses are not advocates … or are they?
Ask an Expert: Dr Greg Cameron
Sourcing Expert Witnesses Promptly and Diligently
When Does an Expert Report Need to Be Served as an Affidavit?
The Risk of Exclusion: Pitfalls of Irrelevant or Prejudicial Expert Evidence
Understanding Privilege in Difficult Jurisdictions
Expert Evidence – Lessons Learnt from Adverse Cases
Subjective vs Objective Expert Evidence and the use of ‘Junk Science’ in Criminal and Civil Proceedings
Making the most from expert conclaves
Expert Credibility
Protecting Legal Privilege: Matters to consider when briefing an expert
5 Top Tips for Lawyers – Joint expert reports