Posted on 18th April 2014 by David Nicholson
As well as the expert report which should clearly identify the result of your clients drugs testing, it is important to understand the actual drugs result. There are a number of terms listed on the reports.
not detected – this means the laboratory was not able to detect any drugs in the hair sample at the levels they are able to be detected.
limit of detection (lod) – the lowest level the laboratory can detect to.... Read More
Posted on 17th April 2014 by David Nicholson
Aside from cases such as surrogate pregnancy, it's usually pretty obvious who the mother of a child is. However, this is not the same with the father and in cases of doubt, many families have to resort to DNA paternity testing for a definitive answer.
It is estimated that between 5% and 20% of children have the wrong man identified as their father. Whilst many people would argue that a man does not have to be a child's biological... Read More