Categories for Video Deposition

Are Video Depositions Public Record?

February 25, 2021 12:08 am Published by Leave your thoughts

As an attorney, you might feel like depositions are part and parcel of the whole lawyer gig—if something becomes public record, you’re used to it. If you’re a witness, however, it can be a lot scarier. Anytime a witness is giving testimony under oath, they have a lot of pressure to say and do “the right thing,” knowing it could impact their or someone else’s life. On top of that, the testimony witnesses give might be embarrassing, painful, traumatic or otherwise negative. It’s reasonable for them to worry about whether legal video depositions in Phoenix, AZ become part of the... View Article

Seven Advantages of Video Depositions for Attorneys

August 27, 2020 5:22 pm Published by Leave your thoughts

While all attorneys have their own preferences when it comes regard to deposition format, there is no doubt that there are some key benefits to video depositions in Phoenix, AZ that attorneys should at least consider. Here are a few examples of some of these benefits: More forthcoming witnesses: There are some attorneys who believe witnesses to be more forthcoming in video interviews than in standard, unrecorded depositions. They might find it harder to get away with lying or withholding information when they know their interview is being recorded, and that all of their expressions and movements will be analyzed... View Article

Contact Us for Video Conference Deposition Services

May 15, 2020 10:43 pm Published by Leave your thoughts

Bartelt | Nix Reporting, LLC is prepared for video depositions in Phoenix, AZ. Law is one of the more difficult industries to manage with social distancing, but technological solutions make it easier than if this pandemic had occurred even 10 years ago. However, as we handle the technical side, there are a few things you can do to help us with your online deposition. Here are five tips for video conference depositions: Have the right equipment: Our magic only goes so far! For video conference depositions to work, every participant needs their own laptop or desktop computer or mobile device... View Article

State and Federal Court Status and COVID-19

April 20, 2020 7:22 pm Published by Leave your thoughts

COVID-19 has had an impact on nearly every industry in the world, including our American state and federal courts. Thanks to the virus’s highly transmissible nature, residents are being urged to stay at home to avoid spreading the disease. This means that, by virtue of their being extremely public spaces, most state and federal courts are shut down across the nation. At Bartelt | Nix Reporting, LLC, we have been monitoring local and national court closures. In most cases, holding normal courtroom procedures is impossible at this time—however, we offer a full array of legal video conferencing services in Arizona... View Article

Remote Depositions During the COVID-19 Crisis

April 6, 2020 7:22 pm Published by Leave your thoughts

COVID-19, or coronavirus, has shut many of the nation’s courthouses down, and as people are transitioning to work-from-home environments, remote deposition services in Phoenix, AZ are more important than ever. Since we’ve all been cautioned to stay home to avoid the spread of COVID-19, lawyers have to get creative to avoid losing time and clients. For many attorneys, it’s hard to break the familiar habit of deposing witnesses while you’re in the same room. Most have been trained to follow a specific procedure—and procedural rules—that don’t always translate well to remote conferencing. However, if you consider this an opportunity to... View Article