Tag Archives: expert testimony

Calif. judge tosses $6.5M verdict in first Actos trial

A California judge has thrown out a $6.5 million product liability verdict against Takeda Pharmaceuticals, deciding that a key expert witness should not have been allowed to testify that the diabetes drug Actos was the cause of a man’s bladder ...

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Turning expert witnesses’ data into meaningful testimony

Lawyers care about an expert’s credentials, how the expert’s opinions support their case, and the expert’s ability to withstand cross-examination. Experts care about their reputation and how to balance objectivity with assisting their client’s case. Jurors just want to figure ...

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State expert could testify on delayed DUI test

The state should be permitted to offer expert testimony explaining retrograde extrapolation to establish that a DUI defendant’s blood alcohol content was over .08 at the time he was driving, the Oregon Supreme Court has ruled in reversing a pretrial ...

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