Expert’s Immunity from Suit - Is the end in sight?
Experts around the county are eagerly awaiting the
decision of the Supreme Court in Jones -v-
Experts currently enjoy immunity from suit in respect of any
written and oral evidence. However, this may be about to change
once the Supreme Court gives its decision. As yet no date has been
given for the Judgment to be handed down but many believe that the
Court will remove the immunity, following the approach previously
taken by the Courts in removing a barrister's immunity from
Following the decision in Jones -v- Kaney, Rollits will be
holding a seminar for experts looking at how the decision may
affect experts together with a review of the expert's role in Court
If you are interested in attending this seminar, please
e-mail Pat Coyle on firstname.lastname@example.org to receive further
details when they are available.
Posted on: 02/03/2011
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