Property Valuation: Expert Witnesses In Lay Clothing & The Federal Rules of Evidence: Part II: The James River Test

Introduction: Part I of this series discussed whether opinion testimony about property valuation should be considered lay testimony under FRE 701 or expert witness opinion, according to FRE 702.  This Part addresses a 10th Circuit case that established a test to help make this determination. In 2011, the 10th Circuit attempted to reconcile what testimony … Continued