Expert evidence

Expert evidence guidance:

This Practice Note looks at the admissibility of expert evidence under CPR Part 35 and the Civil Evidence Act 1972 (CEA 1972). In particular, it considers whether...

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This Practice Note provides guidance on the interpretation and application of the relevant provisions of the CPR. Depending on the court in which your matter is...

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This Practice Note provides guidance on expert evidence in the Chancery Division under Chapter 17 of the Chancery Guide. In particular, it considers the relevance of...

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This Practice Note should be read in conjunction with: • Practice Notes: Expert evidence—general considerations, Applying for permission to adduce expert evidence,...

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This Practice Note looks at what confidential information is, who it belongs to and how to protect it. It considers disclosure obligations in relation to confidential...

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This Practice Note focuses on General Data Protection Regulation, Regulation (EU) 2016/679 (GDPR), the Data Protection Act 2018 (DPA 2018) and data protection issues that...

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Key principles Civil Procedure Rule (CPR) 35.3 makes clear that an expert is under a duty to assist the court on matters within his or her area of expertise. That duty...

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This Practice Note provides guidance on the interpretation and application of the relevant provisions of the CPR. Depending on the court in which your matter is...

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ARCHIVED: Note: • this Practice Note provides guidance on provisions which came into force on 1 April 2013 • this Practice Note only addresses the amendments to CPR 35.4....

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This Practice Note provides guidance on the interpretation and application of the relevant provisions of the CPR. Depending on the court in which your matter is...

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This Practice Note provides guidance on the interpretation and application of the relevant provisions of the CPR. Depending on the court in which your matter is...

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Expert witnesses, and those instructing them, are expected to have regard to: • all relevant CPR Rules and Practice Directions • the Guidance for the instruction of...

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This Practice Note provides guidance on the interpretation and application of the relevant provisions of the CPR. Depending on the court in which your matter is...

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What is hot-tubbing? Concurrent expert evidence ('CEE'), or 'hot-tubbing' as it is colloquially known, is a procedure at trial whereby experts in any discipline give...

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This Practice Note should be considered in conjunction with: • Practice Note: Instructing the expert • Checklist—letter of instruction to expert • precedent: Letter of...

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When instructing experts you are expected to have regard to: • all relevant CPR Rules and Practice Directions • the Guidance for the instruction of experts in civil...

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This Practice Note provides guidance on the interpretation and application of the relevant provisions of the CPR. Depending on the court in which your matter...

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This Practice Note should be read in conjunction with Practice Note: Witness statements—their status, use and immunity—Witness immunity from suit, which gives general...

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This Practice Note provides guidance on the interpretation and application of the relevant provisions of the CPR. Depending on the court in which your matter is...

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Documents that must be verified by a statement of truth A statement of truth must be included in a number of different documents. The deponent is required to verify that...

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This Practice Note provides guidance on expert evidence in the Technology and Construction Court (TCC) under CPR 60, CPR PD 60 and Technology and Construction Court...

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The UK has voted to leave the EU and this will take place on exit day as defined in section 20 of the European Union (Withdrawal) Act 2018. This has some implications for...

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