Categories for Remote Depositions

Benefits of Digital Exhibits at Depositions

January 25, 2021 6:28 pm Published by Leave your thoughts

Have you been stubbornly clinging to physical exhibits during depositions and other courtroom procedures? Whether you’re planning on holding in-person depositions after the COVID-19 pandemic is over, or you want to continue working remotely, digital exhibits are the way of the future in Phoenix, AZ. Not only are they more convenient, they’re also cost saving—something your clients will love. Here’s why electronic deposition exhibits will make your job a lot easier. Convenience Any experienced trial attorney is all too familiar with how much paper (and space) physical exhibits take up. Instead of hauling dozens of banker boxes around, you can... View Article

Exhibit Handling at Remote Depositions

January 11, 2021 6:28 pm Published by Leave your thoughts

As the COVID-19 pandemic continues, remote depositions are prevalent. This requires attorneys and court reporters to become adept at handling exhibits for remote depositions in Phoenix, AZ. Understanding how to use technology to simulate in-person courtroom or pre-trial procedures is “the new normal.” If you’re coming up on your first remote deposition or just need electronic exhibit tips, read on. Decide how you’ll present exhibits You can either give your exhibits to opposing counsel before the day of the deposition, or wait until the deposition itself. Decide how you’re going to handle the exhibits well in advance so you can... View Article

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