What does a first-time deponent need to know?

You’ve got an upcoming case and have called witnesses for depositions. Before assuming they know what is going to happen, find out if they are a first-time deponent. If they are, they need a bit of extra time in explaining what a deposition is, why they have been called, and what will happen at the…
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What happens if there aren’t any court reporters?

We don’t ask, “What happens if there aren’t any court reporters?” to scare you. We ask because it is the reality in our industry is facing in spite of the fact that there is growing demand for stenographers and real-time court reporters in the legal, business, and political fields. According to Ducker Worldwide, it is…
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Tech Tips for New Lawyers

By nature I am a person who functions best with a routine. Get up, walk the dog, drink a cup of coffee, then I get ready for my day. We could debate whether my degree in economics and focus on efficiencies came first or if my brain has always been wired for finding the fastest…
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