Keat and Peng, ‘Expert witnesses in arbitration and the duty of loyalty’

INTRODUCTION
It is trite that the law does not usually recognise a fiduciary relationship beyond established categories. However, can an expert witness that has been contractually engaged to deal with a specific issue in the context of arbitration owe a fiduciary duty to its client? The case of Secretariat Consulting Pte Ltd and Others v A Company, which is the subject of this note, considered this question …

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Edwin Teong Ying Keat and Soh Kian Peng, ‘Expert witnesses in arbitration and the duty of loyalty’, Professional Negligence, 2021, 37(3), 148-152.

First posted 2021-09-27 10:00:21

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