Expert Allowed To Testify On Cause Of Damage To Golf Courses From Ice, Judge Says
(September 2, 2016, 12:09 PM EDT) -- DETROIT — An expert for three insured golf courses may testify that the weight of ice killed the turfgrass by prohibiting a gaseous exchange by the turfgrass, leading to anoxia, a Michigan federal judge held Aug. 30, declining to exclude the testimony because the expert provided documentation (Bloomfield Hills Country Club, et al. v. The Travelers Property Casualty Company of America, et al., No. 15-11290, E.D. Mich.; 2016 U.S. Dist. LEXIS 116172).
(Opinion and order available. Document #30-160909-013Z.)
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