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Legal Challenges Regarding Event Data Recorder Evidence

Wednesday, January 20, 2021
12:00 PM GMT - 6:00 Central Standard Time (US & Mexico) - 01:00 PM GMT - 6:00 Central Standard Time (US & Mexico)

Please join us for a complimentary Webinar sponsored by the Transportation Committee on Wednesday, January 20, 2021 for (1) hour beginning at: 10:00 AM PST / 11:00 AM MST / 12:00 PM CST / 1:00 PM EST

Legal Challenges Regarding Event Data Recorder Evidence

This Webinar will provide perspective from the legal and engineering side of obtaining, preserving, and using evidence obtained from an event data recorder in the context of a motor vehicle accident. It will highlight challenges that an expert might face in using data of all varieties in a deposition, courtroom testimony, and expert reports. This Webinar will benefit members because it will cover some of the protocols and strategies used in collecting data so that it will withstand these types of challenges. The Webinar will also focus upon research, journal articles, and other references that can be used to support and verify data when it is being challenged.

This Webinar would be beneficial for attorneys in the Trial Techniques and Tactics Committee and Product Liability Committee.

Key Takeaways:

  1. Learn how to effectively use evidence obtained from an event data recorder in litigation from an experienced attorney.
  2. Learn how to appropriately collect evidence from an event data recorder.
  3. Learn the interplay between the engineering expert consultant and attorney in the use of event data recorder evidence.

David A. Chapman, Lewis Thomason, P.C., Knoxville, Tennessee USA
James Norris, Parham Engineering Consultants, Inc., Knoxville, Tennessee USA
Adam Rust, Lewis Thomason, P.C., Knoxville, Tennessee USA

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