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What To Expect: Commonly Asked Deposition Questions

November 3, 2022 12:00 am Published by Leave your thoughts

A deposition is an important part of the overall legal process for both criminal and civil cases. Depositions will involve answering questions under oath, with the only difference being that you are in a boardroom as opposed to a courtroom. You will generally have your own representation and will have to answer questions from both parties. For those who wonder what to expect during a deposition, understanding what questions you will be asked is important. There are several types of common deposition questions that are typically asked during one of these meetings.  Introductory Questions Generally, a deposition starts with a... View Article

10 Tips for a Successful Remote Deposition

November 3, 2022 12:00 am Published by Leave your thoughts

Remote depositions were around long before the COVID-19 Pandemic, although the need for them did rise during that time. Remote depositions tend to be easier, quicker, and require less travel (if any at all). However, for a remote deposition to be successful, you do still need to prepare — not to mention have a reliable internet connection. If you are wondering how to have a successful remote deposition, let’s take a look at a few tips. Make Sure Your Witness Is Prepared – One of the most important things is to ensure your witness is fully prepared for the deposition. Though... View Article

How the Judicial System Has Embraced Technology

September 26, 2022 12:00 am Published by Leave your thoughts

There have been a number of advancements in the way courts work, and we at Bartelt Nix Reporting LLC have seen many of them take place recently. In fact, we have been at the forefront of some of these advancements, and we continue to look at the ways that technology is improving the experience of having to go to court.  Obtaining a Zoom Court Date The courts found themselves at a crossroads as the COVID-19 pandemic took hold. The wheels of justice could not simply stop, but there needed to be safety precautions taken to ensure everyone was safe and healthy.... View Article

The Importance of Using a Legal Videographer in Remote Depositions

September 5, 2022 8:22 pm Published by Leave your thoughts

It’s vital to have your depositions recorded as professionally as possible because they need to be admissible for legal proceedings. Remote depositions have quickly become common in a world of evolving health crises and increasing long-distance accommodation. Thus, you may ask, “Is a legal videographer necessary for remote depositions?” While they are not mandatory, they are definitely beneficial. Here’s why: Higher Quality The video quality is one of the most important aspects of remote testimony. Therefore, you won’t want to risk doing a DIY version of your deposition. An expert videographer will have advanced software and equipment to create a clear,... View Article

5 Reasons You Should Consider Being a Court Reporter

September 5, 2022 12:00 am Published by Leave your thoughts

A job and career path you are proud of and enjoy is very important. One career path you should consider is becoming a court reporter. These professionals are responsible for transcribing court cases. Various advantages come with becoming a court reporter, which could make it a great opportunity for you. Here are five reasons to be a court reporter: No Long-Term Education Requirements One of the advantages of being a court reporter is that there are no long-term educational requirements. When you are looking to start a career and earn a living, you may not have four or more years to... View Article