Expert Witness IV – 1.5 Contact Hours
The case-in-chief is Taylor v. DeLosso, Superior Court of New Jersey, 1999. Subsequent to the Daubert Rule, Taylor v. DeLosso is an excellent study of professional negligence, the requirements for expert witness testimony in such cases, the standard of care for professional services providers (surveyors included), and the difference between expert witness testimony and lay-witness (fact-witness) testimony. This is a 2-Page Letter covering 1 Court Opinion consisting of 7 pages. This 9-Page document has a 10-Question examination based on the text of the newsletter and the case-in-chief with a focus on the expert witness testimony.
OBJECTIVES: To enhance professional competency and improve practitioner’s knowledge of the law as it relates to the practice of land surveying.