Product Group Asks 11th Circ. To Reboot Kawasaki Jet Ski Suit

Law360, New York (November 8, 2012, 3:41 PM EST) -- The Product Liability Advisory Council Inc. on Tuesday asked the Eleventh Circuit to reverse a district court ruling in a suit claiming Kawasaki Motors Corp. U.S.A. makes dangerously defective jet skis, saying the lower court had erred by allowing unreliable expert testimony.

PLAC, a nonprofit industry group that represents more than 100 corporations, claims that a Georgia federal judge failed in his gatekeeping obligations under the U.S. Supreme Court’s Daubert standard, which governs the admissibility of expert testimony in federal court cases, by allowing unreliable expert...
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