Ground Rules Preclude New Rebuttal Expert Opinions

Ground Rules Preclude New Rebuttal Expert Opinions

In a recent order, ALJ Lord granted Complainant’s motion in limine and excluded certain expert testimony as precluded by her ground rules because the testimony included more than a short statement of disagreement and amounted to the introduction of new substantive opinions that were not previously disclosed.

ITC Refuses to Include in Exhibits An Email Not Timely Produced During Discovery

ITC Refuses to Include in Exhibits An Email Not Timely Produced During Discovery

In a recent order, ALJ Cheney denied Respondents’ attempt to supplement its exhibit list to include an email produced five months after the close of discovery, indicating a party’s obligation to supplement its discovery under Commission Rule 210.27(f) did not give it a right to have tardy discovery included on an exhibit list, introduced at an evidentiary hearing, or admitted into evidence.