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Preface to the Second Edition
Introduction: WhatMakes an Expert?
The Adversarial Context
The Prime Question
Confidentiality Warnings
The Database
The Socratic Method
Malingering and Self-Serving Motivation
Reasonable Medical Certainty
The Hired Gun Problem
Treater Versus Expert
The Humility Factor
Suggested Readings
The Expert’s Ethical Universe
The Nonconfidentiality Warning
Turndown Rates
Ethics and the Oath
Problems of Loyalty and Identification
Nonsexual Seduction and Other Forms of Bias
The Ultimate Ethical Test
First Principles
Initial Negotiations With the Retaining Attorney
The Stage of Case Review
Psychiatric Malpractice Cases
Criminal Responsibility Cases
Evaluation of Emotional Injuries
High-Profile Cases
Spotting the Other Side’s “Hired Gun”
Discovery and Depositions
The Video Deposition
After the Deposition
The Expert in Trial
Trial Preparation
The Daubert Challenge
Practical Matters
The End of the Affair
Trial Time Considerations
Your So-Called Life
Writing to and for the Legal System
The Forensic Report
General Remarks
The Experience Factor
The Criminal Report: An Example
Developing and Marketing a ForensicPractice
The Key Approach
The Delicate Balance
What About Web Sites?
Additional Pointers
Suggested Attendance
Some General Recommendations
Secrets of Packing
Secrets of Flying
Secrets of Staying
Secrets of Eating
Secrets of Sleeping
What to Take to Court
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Expert Witness

Expert Witness

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Published by: Aditi Singh on May 18, 2012
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