Spring 1999 issue of the Expert Witness newsletter (volume 4, issue 1)
Issues Arising in the Calculation of
Damages under the Survival of Actions Act (Part 2)
- This is a continuation of a previous article by Scott Beesley concerning some issues that arise in assessing claims under the Survival of Actions Act. He now discusses the methodology of the calculation, the connection between Survival of Actions Act and the Fatal Accidents Act, and the recent decisions in Brooks v. Stefura and Duncan itself.
On "Format of Expert Evidence of
Economic Loss of Damages"
- In this article Christopher Bruce offers a response to a proposed set of guidelines concerning the presentation of expert evidence at trial. The proposed guidelines were drafted by the Civil Practice & Procedure Committee of the Court of Queen’s Bench.