• Calhoun v. Yamaha Motor Corporation: Third Circuit Upholds Defense Verdict on Proper Application of Federal Rule of Evidence 702
  • December 19, 2003
  • Law Firm: Nixon Peabody LLP - New York Office
  • On November 18, 2003, the United States Court of Appeals for the Third Circuit affirmed the judgment of the United States District Court, Eastern District of Pennsylvania, in Calhoun v. Yamaha Motor Corporation, U.S.A., et al., 2003 U.S. App. LEXIS 23461 (3rd Cir, 2003), finding that the U.S. District Court Judge "carefully and thoughtfully restricted testimony that offered opinions on specific matters without reliable foundation" in a products liability action under maritime law.