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Can’t pry another cent from the boss for a salary bump?

Being a witness-for-hire pays many professions rather handsomely.

The latest survey from legal portal Advice Company shows that litigators aren’t shy about shelling out good money “for qualified and credentialed expert witnesses” from all walks of life. Respondents...