Expert Testimony Allowed in Goodyear Tire Defect Suit

Law360, New York (March 5, 2010, 5:49 PM EST) -- A federal judge has decided to allow expert testimony for both parties in a dispute over whether a defective motorcycle tire made by Goodyear Dunlop Tires North America Ltd. caused an accident that left at least one person with a traumatic brain injury.

Judge G. Patrick Murphy of the U.S. District Court for the Southern District of Illinois denied motions by Goodyear and Darla Green to exclude the other party's expert testimony on Tuesday.

Green was a passenger on a motorcycle driven by her husband, Michael...
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