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- What Are the Elements for a Tortious Interference Claim under California Law?
by Bona Law PC
The law of contracts governs a wide range of business and commercial activity, allowing individuals and businesses to take risks with the knowledge that they have legal recourse. Breach of contract claims, however, are only possible between parties to a binding contract. This does not cover many situations in which someone else interferes in a contractual or economic relationship.
- Unearthing Contradictory Testimony from Expert Witness
It takes research, dedication and long hours to discover if an expert witness has provided contradictory testimony in a previous case or a connected claim to the current issue. Revealing these matters could disqualify an expert that has been hired to by the defendant or plaintiff, and it could lead to further scrutiny of the case which may lead to other discoveries.
- Federal and State Agency Hearing Defense for San Diego Employers
Employers in San Diego and across California face an ever-increasing landscape of employee based claims and litigation. Federal cases with the U.S. Department of Labor or U.S. Equal Opportunity Commission are often based upon violations of the Fair Labor Standards Act or FLSA or violations such as discrimination or wage discrimination in lower income jobs.
- Using a Trial Consultant to Vet Expert Witness
There are times when the initial expert witness hired does not make it through the interview the judge or opposing legal counsel. When this occurs or a lawyer needs help in finding certain expert witnesses, he or she may use a consultant to determine which professional is best for the trial case and what characteristics are needed based on the evidence and field of study.
- What Factors Influence Jurors when Evaluating the Testimony of Expert Witnesses
Expert Witness testimony usually has a steep basis in fact, method and process with scientific data and other evidence as a foundation. This may influence how the jurors evaluate the testimony, but other factors may exist that alter their perceptions.
- Financial Reports Prepared by Expert Witnesses: Anatomy and Application
Financial expert witnesses evaluate and prepare the reports dealing with financial matters. They are able to understand the specifics, apply various elements to the reports and assist the judge or jury in comprehending the more complicated matters that pertain to the case.
- What Are the Elements of Interference with Contract in New York?
A cause of action for interference with contract in New York may result in monetary damages.
- How to Quickly and Effectively Select the Right Expert Witness
Hiring the right expert witness for the case is imperative when certain aspects must be explained in a way that the lawyer is unable to do so for the judge or jury.
- Resolving Commercial Construction Disputes
While commencement of commercial construction projects is typically (or, at the very least, should be) preceded by the execution of a well-drafted contract, even this is no guarantee that a dispute will not arise between your business and the construction company with which you are doing business.
- The Important Work Expert Witnesses Do Before Testifying
Expert witnesses accomplish much work before the act of testifying is needed. They work up a report, analyze evidence, connect the incident to certain persons and actions and many other tasks long before they are called in the court room. Many of these professionals adhere to scientific methods to determine certain aspects of a case.