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A Nice Primer on the Dead Man's Rule

A nice primer on the Dead Man’s Rule is provided by the court in the case of Davis v. Wright, July Term 2015, PICS Case No. 1828 (C.P. Phila. Co. Aug. 2, 2016 Robinson, J.) in which the court recommended its decision granting summary judgment in favor of the Defendants be affirmed on appeal on the basis of the application of the Dead Man’s Rule.In its Opinion, the court reviewed the parameters of the Dead Man’s Act, 42 Pa.
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