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Do Remote Depositions From Home Violate Rule 45(c)’s 100-Mile Subpoena Limit?

We recently blogged about a case in which a court ruled that a subpoena for a remote deposition did not violate Federal Rule of Civil Procedure 45(c)’s 100-mile limit on subpoenas for non-party witnesses because the deponent...more

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Ediscovery Planning: The Essential Deposition Prep Checklist

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This deposition preparation checklist is an essential tool for attorneys to tackle depositions with minimal roadblocks and guide their witnesses to successful testimony. ...more

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Remote Depositions Find Permanent Home in Revised Florida Court Rules

Earlier this month the Florida Supreme Court ordered sweeping changes to that state’s court rules, giving technology-driven virtual hearings and remote depositions a permanent role in the state’s judicial processes....more

Esquire Deposition Solutions, LLC

Technology Competence Is Key to Conducting Remote Depositions Ethically

We recently wrote about ethical considerations that are present in every deposition. We saw that the ethical rules applicable to depositions are mainly concerned with ensuring the integrity of the judicial process —...more

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Do Rule 45 Restrictions Apply to Remote Proceedings? Courts Are Split

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The rise of remote proceedings in response to the COVID-19 pandemic has led federal courts to consider novel issues involving the subpoena of individuals for remotely held depositions and hearings. Last year, three federal...more

Planet Depos, LLC

Remote Depositions Remain a Popular Option After Covid

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In-person depositions are on the rise again, but remote depositions are here to stay. Even though remote depositions are no longer the only option, they remain a very convenient and increasingly efficient option. As a Planet...more

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Will Remote Depositions Shape Outcomes in Disputes Over Deposition Locations?

The Georgia Supreme Court’s ruling in General Motors LLC v. Buchanan, No. S21G1147 (Ga. June 1, 2022), the subject of last week’s blog post, discussed factors courts should weigh when deciding whether a high-level corporate...more

Esquire Deposition Solutions, LLC

Georgia Sets New Ground Rules for Deposing High-Level Executives

Much of the law is about balancing interests, and pretrial discovery is no exception. On the one hand, parties in litigation are entitled to discovery of any unprivileged information that could lead to admissible evidence at...more

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[Webinar] The Definitive Trial Readiness Boot Camp - June 7th, 2:00 pm - 4:00 pm CT

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During this two-hour Trial Boot Camp, Nextpoint’s head of trial services, Megan O'Leary and Litigation Project Manager Nick Junemann will present invaluable tips and strategies to leverage technology to build a compelling...more

Esquire Deposition Solutions, LLC

Remote Depositions: A Power Tool for Modern Litigation

Battle-tested during the COVID-19 pandemic, the remote deposition proved its mettle and quickly became a staple of pretrial discovery practice. Cost savings to the client, efficiencies to the busy litigator, and tens of...more

Esquire Deposition Solutions, LLC

Remote Depositions: Sustainable & Environmentally Responsible

To their credit, law firms across the country commemorated Earth Day by assessing the measures they are taking to use less energy and generate less waste in their day-to-day operations.  Whether it’s for the purpose of...more

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The Research/Practice Gap: You Should Continue to Prefer Live Testimony

I recently visited one of the Meow Wolf locations, and my feelings about the immersive art installation tracked with the typical reactions: As vivid as the pictures are, they still don’t do it justice, and you have to be...more

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The Magnificent Seven, Part 2: More Blunt Observations from Judge Jeffrey Cole

Last time, I discussed one of our favorite judges to cover on the EDRM monthly case law webinar: Illinois Magistrate Judge Jeffrey Cole, who pulls no punches when it comes to how he views lack of cooperation and other...more

Nextpoint, Inc.

Follow these 5 Guidelines to Conduct Successful Virtual Depositions

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The new normal is here, and it’s time to embrace the reality of remote, virtual, and hybrid depositions in the world of litigation.  “Remote” depositions are nothing new and have actually been around for several years...more

Planet Depos, LLC

Keeping the Record Sealed: Secure your Case Information and Documents

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Security and confidentiality are paramount in legal matters. Even if a case matter has no protective order or confidential designation, you don’t want your clients’ information compromised in any way. It is a non-negotiable...more

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South Dakota Adopts Provisions for Remote Witnessing of Certain Legal Instruments

South Dakota recently enacted Senate Bill 107.  SB 107 will become effective on July 1, 2022, and allows for remote witnessing of certain legal instruments...more

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Remote Deposition Features Attorneys Need to Know

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Remote depositions have been around for years, and more and more attorneys have become familiar with them at least since early 2020. As most attorneys expect more than half of their 2022 depositions will be virtual, it is...more

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[Webinar] Mastering the Art of Virtual Depositions and Trials - May 19th, 1:00 pm ET

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The world is headed back to trial, but some things have changed. Virtual and hybrid depositions have become the new standard, even after mandated social distancing has abated – and for litigators, there are many nuances to...more

Esquire Deposition Solutions, LLC

North Carolina Appellate Court Says Civil Litigants Have Constitutional Right to the Physical Presence of Counsel During...

A North Carolina hospital defending a medical malpractice action was denied constitutional due process when the trial court, citing pandemic-related health concerns, forbade its attorneys from being physically present with...more

TransPerfect Legal Solutions

Looking Ahead: Are we Ready for Depositions in the Metaverse?

For the past two years, approximately 95% of depositions have taken place online via Zoom, Teams, WebEx, and a host of other online video-conferencing platforms. Technical support became a primary job function for our entire...more

Adler Pollock & Sheehan P.C.

The Future of Remote Depositions

The option to take depositions remotely began federally in 1993, but the practice was not the standard until the Covid 19 pandemic created the necessity in the spring of 2020. State courts also adopted the practice years ago,...more

Esquire Deposition Solutions, LLC

10 Reasons to Consider Video Depositions Now

It’s one thing to say that video is more impactful than the spoken word or words printed on a sheet of paper. But it’s quite another to personally experience the power of video, as we all have during the past two years of...more

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Legal Videography and the Remote Deposition

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If you need video of a witness who is being deposed through remote technology, there is no need to worry that the video quality will suffer. Videographers have been videorecording remote witnesses for years – even from...more

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[Virtual Conference] Class Action Litigation - April 26th, 11:00 am ET

Join us for this virtual "Class Action Litigation Conference" on Tuesday, April 26, 2022 starting at 11:00 AM ET....more

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Believe your Ears with these Audio Tips

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Don’t spend your remote deposition fiddling with volume, wondering if you’re hearing correctly, asking other parties to repeat themselves. Remote depositions are now commonplace but still not without their challenges!...more

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