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Illinois: Pulmonologist’s Testimony Fails Under Frye Evidence Standard
Posted on 28 Jul 2016 by Thomas A. Robinson

Claimant’s pulmonologist’s causation opinion was inadmissible under Frye and Ill. R. Evid. 702, where it was not based on a scientific methodology or principle that had gained general acceptance in the relevant scientific community. Claimant... Read More

Texas Appeals Panel Decisions 100538 and 100539 – Extent
Posted on 18 Oct 2010 by Stuart D. Colburn

By Stuart D. Colburn, Shareholder, Downs Stanford Appeals Panel Decision 100538 – Extent The sole issue at the Contested Case Hearing (CCH) is whether the compensable injury extended to osteoarthritis at the right hip. The extent of... Read More