Expert Witness I
October 2010 Edition of The Lucas Letter – 1.5 Contact Hours
The case-in-chief is First Congregational Church v. Manley, Vermont 2008. This is an adverse possession case but the point of the case is this; can a land surveyor give expert witness testimony concerning boundaries without performing a boundary survey? Is land surveying, as a profession, limited only to the function of producing maps as a result of making measurements? Read this case and found out. This is a Correspondence Course with a 2-Page Letter covering 1 Court Opinion consisting of 7 pages. This 9-Page document has a 10-Question examination based on the text of the newsletter and the case-in-chief. OBJECTIVES: To enhance professional competency and improve practitioner’s knowledge of the law as it relates to the practice of land surveying.
This is a downloadable PDF with an exam at the end. Once the exam is completed and returned a certificate will be sent.