Extract from Leonard Deutchman's article "The Importance of Digital Experts in the Post-Coronavirus Era"
Although it may feel like the coronavirus pandemic shutdown will never end, it will. We will then see many, many new things—or old things changed during the shutdown—which we will see stick around after the shutdown fades. One of those new things will be digital experts, changed by their experience in dealing with the digital world during the shutdown. In this month’s article I will discuss these new digital experts.
Expert Testimony and Reports Generally Initially, expert opinions and reports were governed by Frye v. United States, 293 F.1023 (D.C.Cir. 1923), which held that a scientific opinion was admissible only if the scientific understanding on which the opinion was based was “generally accepted” as relevant in the scientific community.
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