Law360: Science or Advocacy? Expert Challenges and Peer Review

Science or Advocacy? Expert Challenges and Peer Review

In the academic domain, psychologists don’t review the validity of medical causation. So why do we ask courts to perform these analyses in highly specialized fields from acoustics to zoology? According to JuriLytics LLC co-founders Amit Lakhani and David Faigman (acting chancellor and dean of UC Hastings College of the Law), litigators can now help courts with unbiased science, and in the process, better serve clients.