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OLS Field Name OLS Field Data
Main Title Expert witnessing and scientific testimony : a guidebook /
Author Cohen, Kenneth S.,
Publisher CRC Press,
Year Published 2016
OCLC Number 909323372
ISBN 9781498721066; 1498721060
Subjects Evidence, Expert--United States. ; Trial practice--United States.
Library Call Number Additional Info Location Last
EJAM  KF8961.C64 2015 Region 3 Library/Philadelphia, PA 09/30/2015
EJDM  KF8961.C64 2016 Env Science Center Library/Ft Meade,MD 08/15/2016
Edition Second edition.
Collation xvii, 281 pages ; 24 cm
Includes bibliographical references and index.
Contents Notes
Involvement in a legal action -- Negligence -- Rules of evidence and code of procedure -- The body of scientific literature -- Foundation equates to persuasion -- Legal expert witnesses -- Speaking the language of lawyers -- Doing the courtroom dance, first learn the steps -- Skeletons in your closet -- Impeachment is not just for presidents! -- Criminal, civil, and workers' compensation cases -- Toxic torts in retrospect -- One case is tragic; two or more is an epidemic -- Professional liability -- Out of the ordinary : investigations, cases, and trials -- Expert witnesses : the good, the bad, and the ugly / Christopher E. Andreas -- Do you charge for your testimony? No, I charge for my time! -- Being a medical expert witness : be careful what you wish for! / David M. Priver -- Accounting and financial matters : numbers don't lie / Stephen A. Pedneault -- Closing arguments.