California Court of Appeal
DeLuca v. State Fish Co., Inc., B240597
The trial court erred in granting defendant's motion to disqualify plaintiff's counsel, where: 1) plaintiff advised that he would using, as an expert witness, an expert who had testified on behalf of the defendant in a prior trial; and 2) although defendant claimed plaintiff's counsel had obtained access to the confidential information possessed by the expert, defendant failed in its burden to establish the expert possessed confidential information materially relevant to the pending proceedings.
- Decided 06/27/2013
- Published 06/27/2013
- California Court of Appeal