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What is the law relating to paying witnesses?

It is common in my profession for employees to be paid normal wages by their employer, while working for the employer by being a witness-of-fact in court on a matter related to the employer. It is ...
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What is the law relating to paying witnesses?

It doesn't seem unreasonable to imagine that if it were legal to pay material witnesses we would have many cases of: material witnesses deciding against coming forward or testifying because of ...
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What is the law relating to paying witnesses?

An expert witness is usually someone who analyzes something a lay person in their field may not be able to based on training and experience. Their testimony is normally limited to that one area, ...
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What is the law relating to paying witnesses?

australia Expert witness are paid by the party that hired them and they can charge whatever was agreed. See How are expert witnesses motivated? Witnesses of fact are compelled to testify by subpoena, ...
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What is the law relating to paying witnesses?

germany Paying as the Court The difference is simple: Experts are employees of the court, Witnesses have a duty to participate. Both get paid for the court in different ways: Experts are typically ...
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