Categories for Remote Depositions

Preparing a Witness for a Zoom Deposition? Here Are Five Tips to Pass On

October 22, 2020 2:51 am Published by Leave your thoughts

Depositions are already intimidating enough, and now we have Zoom. Recent studies reveal that it’s not your imagination: video conferencing is more difficult than in-person conferencing, and many people do not enjoy it. Your deposition witnesses are likely feeling the same, which gives you more to do for remote deposition preparation in Phoenix, AZ. But rest assured: you will all survive this. Here are five witness tips for remote depositions: Dress for the occasion: While we may all be at home, pajamas or unwashed shirts do not make the best impression for a deposition. Remind your witness that their deposition... View Article

Six Tips for Using Zoom for Depositions

October 8, 2020 2:50 am Published by Leave your thoughts

The idea of using Zoom for depositions has been in development for a while. However, the COVID-19 pandemic pushed this to the forefront, as video conference depositions are preferable to placing cases on indefinite hold. A Zoom remote deposition is likely the best option, especially if Zoom is already installed on your computer. If this is the future of your law practice in Phoenix, AZ, here are six video conferencing deposition tips: Check internet speed: Zoom can run on internet speeds as low as 600Kbps, but you will enjoy higher quality and fewer sound and video breaks if you use... View Article

Tips for Remote Depositions

September 8, 2020 10:23 pm Published by Leave your thoughts

Remote depositions in Phoenix, AZ have been occurring since technology has made teleconferencing easily accessible to firms, but the COVID-19 pandemic has increased their popularity and necessity. While we’re staying at home to slow the spread of the coronavirus, legal teams can still conduct depositions across the globe. If you’re just now getting on board with remote legal proceedings, the most important thing to remember is that, as with anything in the law practice, preparation is the key to success. Whether you’re unfamiliar with the technology or you just need help figuring out how to translate traditional depositions to remote... View Article

Best Practices for Managing a Remote Deposition

July 10, 2020 5:27 pm Published by Leave your thoughts

Conducting remote depositions in Phoenix, AZ is becoming more and more common. Technology has made this process possible, and societal circumstances have made it essential. Because it is becoming such a common practice, it is crucial for anyone conducting a remote deposition in Phoenix, AZ to understand best practices for this task. Following are some of the most important things to keep in mind as you complete your remote deposition. Proper prep Formal notice: You must send a formal notice of deposition to everyone involved. This notice must inform all parties how you plan to conduct the deposition and what... View Article

Participant Checklist for Remote Depositions

June 30, 2020 7:01 pm Published by Leave your thoughts

When you’re setting up, leading or are a witness in a remote deposition, having an idea of what’s expected of you makes the proceedings go smoothly. At Bartelt | Nix Reporting, LLC, we have years of experience conducting remote depositions. Thanks to the COVID-19 pandemic, many attorneys, clients and witnesses are now becoming much more familiar with remote depositions, allowing their cases to move along while the rest of the world is on hold. Remote deposition checklist We’ve curated a remote deposition checklist in Phoenix, AZ that will help you perform each task that needs to be done, whether you’re... View Article