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Short Guide to Executive Summaries in Expert Reports
Roundup Herbicide by Monsanto
Federal Court Appoints Assessor for Monsanto Class Action
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How to Engage and Work with a Construction Expert as a Junior Lawyer
5 Things to Consider When Working with Expert Evidence
Federal Court Warns Against Experts who Criticise without Reporting their Alternative Findings
Irrelevant or Misleading?
The Right Expert and the Right Approach in ASIC v Big Star Energy Limited (No 3) [2020] FCA 1442
Court Managed Expert Evidence in the Land Court of Queensland
Three Takeaways from Blackmores Ltd v Jestins Enterprises Pty Ltd [2020] NSWSC 1177
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
5 Common Mistakes that Lawyers Make When Working with Expert Witnesses
Staying inside the lines – the importance of properly instructing experts
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 Issue of Contemporaneous Letters of Instruction: BrisConnections v Arup
The Importance of Demonstrating Expertise: Eckford v Six Mile Creek
The Impact of Expert Evidence: ASIC v Vocation
Common Mistakes in Expert Witness Reports
Asking the Right Questions: Uber v Commissioner of Taxation
Admissibility of Disagreements in Joint Expert Reports: Bezer v Bassan
Engaging Experts on a Contingency Basis – What are the Risks?
The Importance of a Perfect Match: Hawkesbury Sports Council v Martin
Guide to Concurrent Evidence in New South Wales
Court Attendance Responsibilities for Expert Witnesses
Mind Your Drafts: What Types of Expert Evidence are Discoverable Under the UCPR?
What Can the Court Do About Expert Witness Bias?
Top 3 Tips from Bicknell v Pickard
Can Lawyers Edit Expert Witness Reports?
Need for Construction Experts on the Rise
Can Anyone Be an Expert Witness?
Expert Witnesses Play Vital Role in Determining Driver’s Duty of Care
The Problem with ‘Ultimate Issue’ Questions
Anti-Vaxxer v Doctor: Who is the Real Expert?  
Should the Court Intervene in Expert Witness Management?
Snapshot: Expert Report Debunks Myth of Australia as a Class Action Haven
Call for Greater Use of Expert Witnesses to Protect Victims of Sexual Assault
High Court Clarifies the Principles for Preliminary Discovery – Weight of Expert Evidence
GetSwift Beauty Parade: Engaging a Single Expert Witness – Does it Make You More Beautiful?
Expert witness or advocate? The perils of blurring the boundaries
The increasing need for expert witness opinions in cryptocurrency litigation
Expert Witnesses in the Johnson & Johnson Talcum Powder Trials
Expert Opinion or Common Knowledge?
Cross Examination of Expert Witnesses: Digging Up the Past
Class Actions and Social Value: Entrepreneurial Litigation or Litigation for the Greater Good?
When is an expert not an expert witness?
Victoria Embraces Expert Witness Code of Conduct
The Role of Expert Witnesses in The Sydney Siege Inquest
Revisiting the Tragic Tale of Lindy Chamberlain – Lessons on Expert Witness Evidence
Case Study – Aitkenhead v Kaufline and Insurance Australia Ltd t/as NRMA Insurance (No 2) [2014] ACTSC 82 (15 April 2014)
ExpertsDirect Expert Witness Training Day Recap
An Economist, An NYU Professor, And A Musicologist Go To Court
ExpertsDirect Case Brief: Impartial Expert Witnesses – Admissibility and Weight of Evidence
When to Engage an International Expert Witnesses
Seasoned Expert Witnesses V First-Time Expert Witnesses
An Expert Report on the ExpertsDirect Expert Training Program
Expert Witnesses in the Media – Part 2 (Undisclosed)
Expert Witnesses in the Media – Part 1
Gender and Expert Witnesses – Part 2
Gender and Expert Witnesses – Part 1
Recap of Sydney Shareholder Class Action Hypothetical
NSW District Court – Joint Conferences for Expert Witnesses: Following the Supreme Court’s method for streamlining expert evidence
Blue Mountains house fire losses and Construction Standards.
Ensuring the relevance of expert evidence: “Someone might have said, duh”
Developing an effective system of security
Experts at Experts Direct: Removing the Veil
Expert Witness Immunity and Jones v Kaney (Part 3 of 3)
Expert Witness Immunity and Jones v Kaney (Part 2 of 3)
Expert Witness Immunity and Jones v Kaney (Part 1 of 3)
Limitations of DNA Evidence: Recent Example
Hottubbing Experts in Australia
Single joint expert appointments: All alone with two dirty shadows