This session will provide a review of the law on the admissibility of and discovery related to expert and opinion testimony. In addition, it will provide practical advice for identifying and retaining the right expert, ethically working with experts and deposing your opponent’s experts. Topics and ethical questions to be explored will include:
- The ethical limits on dictating an expert witness’ opinions.
- How providing expert witnesses with documents and information that paint a one-sided and/or incomplete story of the facts is unethical.
- The ethics of using an expert that does not meet the Daubert/Robinson requirements.
- The unethical use of an expert witness to tell the jury what the law is, supplanting the role of the judge.
11:30 a.m. Lunch available
12:00 – 1:00 p.m. Presentation
This course has been approved for MCLE credit by the State Bar of Texas Committee on MCLE in the amount of 1 credit hour.
North Carolina CLE is pending.
Live in Austin, Texas
401 Congress Avenue
Austin, Texas 78701
Parking validation provided
Webcast/videoconference available in these other Winstead offices:
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Charlotte, North Carolina 28202
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Dallas, Texas 75201
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Fort Worth, Texas 76102
600 Travis Street
Houston, Texas 77002
300 Convent Street
San Antonio, Texas 78205
24 Waterway Avenue
The Woodlands, Texas 77380
For information on attending, contact Marianne Lee at firstname.lastname@example.org