This course reviews and examines the race and ethnicity based arguments in tort litigation. Litigants in tort litigation use expert witnesses who provide expectancy data on the total income an injured person would have earned if he/she had not been injured based on historical statistical data, such as that of the Bureau of Labor Statistics (LBS), with race and ethnicity as its focus. Courts have opined when and how such data can be used and argued on individual characteristic rather than on class/ethnicity characteristics.
|The Ethnicity & Race Argument in Tort Cases – Rec||02:17:00|
|The Race / Ethnicity Arguments in Tort law. This presentation examines and reviews the arguments made during tort law litigation utilizing expert witnesses and statistical data. Courts have opined how such data and argument can be utilized so not to discriminate and alert of constitutional and Federal law violations|