How A Fla. Verdict Could Change Asbestos Litigation
A Florida plaintiff recently won a $6.9 million asbestos verdict against Union Carbide, overturning a previous win for the defense. The plaintiff's successful reliance on the consumer expectations test could have far-reaching effects on asbestos litigation, says Stephanie Spritz of Manion Gaynor & Manning LLP.
What Not to Do for a Successful Video Deposition
Video depositions are extremely helpful when trying to record a statement & preserve it accurately for the record. Here are a few things you should not do.
Join a deposition from plane? Why not?
Practicing law can be stressful, and the stakes don’t get much higher than defending a high-profile class-action suit. Except when you’re defending one of the biggest companies on the planet. And you’re the lead attorney on the case. And it’s looking like you’ll have to miss the most important deposition in the case.
Tips for Working with a Personal Injury Deposition
Surprisingly, many cases have been won because of stellar depositions. If you have ever sat through a deposition with an experienced personal injury lawyer, the process can appear to be simple. As a result, most young or novice lawyers fail to appreciate some of the more intricate aspects of taking a deposition.
A Complete Guide to Legal Deposition
Depositions play an important role in the legal process. They allow for a witness’ testimony to be heard even though they may not be able to attend the heari...
Will Sheldon Silver's Conviction Tip Course Of Asbestos Litigation? It Might.
Even before a federal jury in New York found former state Assembly Speaker Sheldon Silver guilty on all seven corruption charges this week, it was clear ...
How to Choose the Right Conference Room for Your Deposition
Booking a conference room for a deposition offers convenience and allows all parties to gather at one place so that more can be accomplished in less time.
Legaltech Spotlight: How Technology is Changing Depositions (Perspective)
Editor’s Note: The author of this post is a New York attorney who works at a law practice management software company. By Nicole Black, Attorney and Legal Technology Evangelist, MyCase 21st century technologies are changing the practice of law and affecting all stages of litigation. Technologies used by lawyers range from mobile devices and wearables to...
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What not to do in Video Depositions: Top 5 Tips
Video depositions provide amazing results, especially when you are prepared. We've shared tips to make the most of them. Here is a list of what not to do:
Mobile Video Conference Deposition: How to Make It Successful
Mobile video conference deposition is one of the best way to handle mobile depositions. Here are few ways to make it successful.
Some of the Most Commonly Asked Deposition Questions
A deposition is a legal process to gather sworn evidence from a witness. Here are some deposition questions for giving an effective testimony.
5 Tips for Teaching Deposition Skills to Young Lawyers
Teaching deposition skills to new attorneys works best when you can show them what the actual problems are. Here are 5 tips to teach deposition skills.
International Deposition Travel Tips: How to Avoid Jet Lag
Optima Juris' favorite tips for avoiding jet lag when traveling for international depositions
Decrease in Case Filings, Effects of Personal Jurisdiction Rulings Among Trends in Asbestos...
A report recently released by consulting firm KCIC signals a decline in asbestos-related lawsuits filed since 2015. The report, which offers a comprehensive summary of 2017 trends and observations, found there were 4,450 asbestos lawsuits filed nationwide in 2017.
What You Should Do and Avoid During Court Depositions
Court depositions are important litigation tools because they usually provide clues for attorneys to predict the outcome of a case. Remember some points to do and not to do during a deposition.
Why Choose Jilio Ryan to Handle Your Next Deposition
Jilio Ryan is one of the best court reporting agency in Tustin, CA. Read this blog to know why you should select Jilio Ryan for your next deposition.
10 Tips from Court Reporters for Achieving Useful Depositions
Creating useful depositions is the ultimate goal for any reputable court reporters, and it requires a lot of careful planning and execution.
Talc supplier's bankruptcy could be what Johnson & Johnson needs to bring order to costly...
WILMINGTON, Del. (Legal Newsline) - Johnson & Johnson has borrowed a page from the legal playbook pioneered by breast-implant manufacturer Dow Corning to try to consolidate thousands of talc lawsuits in a single federal court for resolution.