Expert Wrongly Barred In Birth Defect Case, Del. Justices Told

Law360, Wilmington (June 12, 2013, 10:58 PM EDT) -- Two former Advanced Micro Devices Inc. employees asked Delaware's Supreme Court on Wednesday to reverse a ruling they say wrongly kept their expert witness from testifying in support of allegations that exposure to chemicals in the company's semiconductor plants led to birth defects in their children.

The toxic tort suit foundered last year in the wake of Delaware Superior Court Judge Fred S. Silverman's order excluding the opinion of epidemiologist Dr. Linda Frazier, with the parties eventually entering into a stipulated agreement that awarded final judgment...
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