December 16, 2020
Depositions are an essential part of any legal action. However, there are times when a person who is being deposed cannot make it into the lawyer’s office or courtroom. A remote deposition can help solve this as they can occur anywhere there is access to the internet and room to set up the equipment needed to record the session. Today’s advanced technologies make it possible for depositions to be held in almost any location and streamed to the courtroom or attorney’s office.
Using the best technology for remote depositions are extremely important as it makes it much easier for the person being deposed to be heard and seen with greater detail and increased accuracy. These new technologies offer a copy of the video stream in MPEG4 format and connect mobile devices, computers, and video conferencing platforms. The advanced technology is also capable of maintaining a quality stream even with bandwidth levels that fluctuate.
LegalView is one of the most advanced video conferencing tools available. It was developed to provide attorneys with everything they might need during a deposition and also provides the most advanced security protocols available. Because it was designed to be used in the courtroom and by attorneys in remote locations, LegalView and other advanced forms of legal technology work to make remote depositions easier to use and more accurate. While there are many different video conferencing tools at your disposal, it is essential to save a copy so that you have a backup in case of an emergency.
There are several benefits to using advanced technologies for remote depositions. The level of security associated with this type of technology is advanced to the point that it meets the strictest security protocols of HIPAA and other government agencies. When these video conferencing tools are used, it minimizes risk and inefficiency, making the depositions more valuable than ever before. Remote depositions can also provide accurate testimonies that can be used in any type of legal proceeding from a briefing to a full-blown court case.
When you are ready to perform a remote deposition, you will be in charge of creating valuable and reliable documentation that can be used in many different scenarios or mediation meetings. With the right tools, you can pull off the most successful depositions and court documents from any remote location.
If you are interested in learning more about the latest technologies associated with remote depositions, schedule a deposition at Jilio-Ryan today. We have the answers you are looking for and will ensure that you are getting the most advanced and accurate depositions possible.
Colleen Jilio-Ryan is the Owner of Jilio-Ryan, a Tustin based premiere law consulting firm. The firm along with its certified court reporters is dedicated to providing the highest quality deposition and litigation services to attorneys, insurance companies, and corporations. With her sincere efforts, Colleen is committed to meeting the highest standards of the legal industry, and is an industry leader when it comes to on-time court reporting and deposition scheduling.