Tips for First Time Deponents

December 20, 2016 10:10 am Published by

You’ve been called to give a deposition. What’s the first thing that happens? You might have anxiety about being asked to be part of a court case. That’s natural especially if the process is new to you. We understand you’re not as experienced as our expert witnesses so we offer these tips for first-time deponents. What is a deposition? A deposition is sworn testimony from a witness as part of the discovery phase. It typically takes place in a conference room and you have the option of having your attorney present. The purpose of a deposition is to find out... View Article

Deck the Halls and Thank Your Team

December 8, 2016 2:02 pm Published by

Deck the halls and all that jazz. What does holiday magic matter if you’re not thanking the people who help your firm? Don’t be a Scrooge this holiday season with our gift ideas for court reporters. Back it Up We might be the quietest people in the room but we’re performing a job that’s important to you and your client. When we go home at night, it’s likely we’re working until the wee hours to deliver your transcript accurately and on-time. That’s hours and hours spent seated and typing. It’s truly not comfortable or healthy. That’s where you can help.... View Article