1 August 2016
Today, the Civil Justice Council (CJC) has published a report on concurrent expert evidence and hot-tubbing, and its use in English litigation.
24 May 2016
The Academy of Experts is a member of the Civil Litigation Review Working Group of the Civil Justice Council. The Working Group is currently undertaking a survey about the process of 'hot-tubbing' in legal proceedings in England and Wales, and if applicable elsewhere.
5 October 2015
New changes to the Criminal Procedure Rules (CrimPR) include technical changes as well as introducing additional duties that experts will have to comply with.
1 June 2015
New Rules From today, 1 June 2015, a new Practice Direction comes into force in the Commercial Court in Northern Ireland - PD 1 of 2015 and at the same time cancels the existing PD 6 of 2002.
30 January 2015
Courts rely heavily on Expert Witness evidence and opinion. To do so they must be able to accept that an Expert Witness is truly an Expert.