EXPERT WITNESSES SHOULD KEEP AN OPEN MIND AND CAN PROPERLY CHANGE THEIR VIEW AS THE CASE PROGRESSES

EXPERT WITNESSES SHOULD KEEP AN OPEN MIND AND CAN PROPERLY CHANGE THEIR VIEW AS THE CASE PROGRESSES

In A Local Authority v AA & Anor [2022] EWHC 2321 (Fam) Mrs Justice Lieven rejected criticism of an expert witness who had changed their view throughout the course of the case.   Experts must keep an open mind and it…

THE COMPUTATION OF TIME UNDER THE CIVIL PROCEDURE RULES AND THE BANK HOLIDAY ON MONDAY

THE COMPUTATION OF TIME UNDER THE CIVIL PROCEDURE RULES AND THE BANK HOLIDAY ON MONDAY

The Government announced that Monday the 19th September 2022 will be a national bank holiday.  It is important to remember that this could have some consequences where a court order requires something to be done in 5 days or less….