February 26, 2015

5 Ways Attorneys Can Improve in Their Next Deposition

By: Colleen Jilio-Ryan | Posted in: Deposition

Trying to give an accurate record of court proceedings can be difficult if those speaking don’t take a few things into account. In order to make it more possible for the court reporter to maximize the accuracy of the record, there are a few simple things a lawyer can do to help when given a […]

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January 29, 2015

Make a Difference in the Courtroom with Video Depositions

By: Colleen Jilio-Ryan | Posted in: Deposition

Video has become common and influential in court cases due to the popularity of YouTube. Since videos are easy to produce and store, they provide an efficient way to archive depositions. One of the reasons video can be more useful than a stenographic transcript is that it captures every detail without errors. Video carries more weight to a jury, although video […]

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October 7, 2014

Be a Pro: What You Should Never Utter in Deposition

By: Colleen Jilio-Ryan | Posted in: Deposition

Professional court reporters need to be careful about what they say to attorneys during a deposition. While seasoned court reporters tend to understand proper responses, new court reporters may need guidance in certain situations. The following tips on what not to say can help court reporters who have been hired to transcribe depositions. • “I […]

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