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Reference received: 16 September 2004
Report 109, Expert witnesses [PDF, 1Mb], June 2005
Tabled in parliament: 15 September 2005
NSW Law Reform Commission Media Release - Minimising expert witness bias (15 September 2005)
Legislative action: Uniform Civil Procedure Rules (Amendment No 12) 2006
Judicial citation: Wall v Cooper  WASCA 53 ; Simon v Hunter and New England Area Health Service  NSWSC 758 
Issues Paper 25: Expert witnesses [PDF, 76Kb], November 2004
Judicial citation: Australian Securities and Investments Commission v Rich (2005) 190 FLR 242 (NSW SC) 
1. To inquire into and report on the operation and effectiveness of the rules and procedures governing expert witnesses in New South Wales.
2. In undertaking this inquiry, the Commission should have regard to:
3. The Commission to report no later than 31 March 2005.