Judge Bars Expert Testimony On Motor Safety Regulations In Negligence Lawsuit
(February 22, 2016, 1:08 PM EST) -- INDIANAPOLIS — In a negligence lawsuit, an expert may not testify to the Federal Motor Carrier Safety Regulations with regard to an accident when a car swerved to avoid debris from another vehicle being transported, an Indiana federal judge ruled Feb. 18, barring the testimony (Brady Phares v. Manheim Remarketing, Inc., et al., No. 14-01190, S.D. Ind.; 2016 U.S. Dist. LEXIS 19364).
(Order available. Document #30-160311-011R.)
Brady Phares sued Manheim Remarketing Inc., Manheim Investments Inc., Manheim Inc. and Cox Enterprises Inc. (collectively, Manheim) in the Marion...