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New Trial Ordered Where Juror Objected To Defendant Not Putting Hand On Bible When Being Sworn In

Trial lawyers warn young lawyers to be careful because jurors are always watching. You never know when what you do or say will be seen by a juror and color his or her impressions of you. 994 more words

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B.C. government restricting the use of expert reports in ICBC court cases

The provincial government announced changes to court rules that will restrict the use of expert reports in ICBC legal cases.

Attorney General David Eby said Monday the proposed amendments aim to stop what the province describes as “the disproportionate use of experts and expert reports” that are now being used in motor-vehicle-related court cases. 518 more words

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ICBC projecting another year of billion-dollar losses as injury claims mount

ICBC has posted a loss of $860 million for the first nine months of the current fiscal year and is now projecting a year-end net loss of $1.18 billion, according to third quarter results released on Thursday. 609 more words

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B.C. government looking at restricting the cost of expert reports in ICBC cases

Attorney General David Eby is looking at the idea of capping or restricting the costs of using expert reports in ICBC cases.

Eby says one of the surprising increased costs at ICBC has been the huge increase in lawyers’ commission reports to support their claim requests for clients injured in crashes. 535 more words

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David M. Flotte

Title: Partner
Company: Salley Hite Mercer & Resor LLC
Location: New Orleans, Louisiana, United States

David M. Flotte, Partner at Salley Hite Mercer & Resor LLC, has been recognized by Marquis Who’s Who Top Lawyers for dedication, achievements, and leadership in maritime law.

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Robert Fiske

Title: Senior Counsel
Company: Davis Polk & Wardwell LLP
Location: Darien, Connecticut, United States

Robert Fiske, Senior Counsel at Davis Polk & Wardwell LLP, has been recognized by Marquis Who’s Who Top Lawyers for dedication, achievements, and leadership in law.

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