Taking, Questioning the Witness

Beginning the Deposition - Part 1

Beginning the Deposition - Part 1

Dealing with the Reporter and Transcript Information for the court reporter, making an alternate record, arrangements for the transcript, attaching documents, going on and off the record, swearing the witness. Time: 13:10..

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Beginning the Deposition - Part 2

Beginning the Deposition - Part 2

Asking the Preliminary Questions "Commitment" questions establish a basis for challenging any later modifications by the witness of testimony given at the deposition; "no excuses" questions establish that the witness is not under any temporary d..

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Funnel Technique for Questioning a Witness

Funnel Technique for Questioning a Witness

The funnel technique is all about efficiency. This video illustrates the use of the funnel technique for a situation where the witness overheard an important telephone conversation. Time: 19:13..

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Dealing with the Problem of Guessing by the Witness

Dealing with the Problem of Guessing by the Witness

What to do when an adverse witness hides behind the curtain of guessing Techniques to get from inadmissible "guesses" to admissible testimony Time: 18:40..

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Questioning About Social Media Used By a Lay Witness

Questioning About Social Media Used By a Lay Witness

Basic line of questions to find out if useful information relevant to the case might be on the witness's social media Techniques to use deposition discovery with respect to the content of social media posted by a lay witness Time: 13:02..

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Questioning About Social Media Used By a Expert Witness

Questioning About Social Media Used By a Expert Witness

Basic line of questions to find out if useful information relevant to the case might be on the witness's social media Techniques to use deposition discovery with respect to the content of social media posted by or on behalf of an expert witness,..

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Questioning to Test Privilege Claims

Questioning to Test Privilege Claims

Exploring a Claim of Attorney-Client Privilege Testing whether the claim of attorney-client privilege meets all the requirements to support an instruction not to answer questions about the substance of a communication with a lawyer. Time:..

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Questioning the "Brain-Dead" Witness

Questioning the "Brain-Dead" Witness

How to Question a Witness Who Frequently Says "Can't Remember" or "Would Have to Guess" Witness coaching by opposing counsel before the deposition may result in useless initial answers from the witness about important topics. How to get around t..

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Laying a Foundation for a Text Document

Laying a Foundation for a Text Document

Factors to Consider in Laying an Adequate Foundation and Defending Against Objections. Why laying a foundation at a deposition is different from the drill at trial; how to be sure you've included all the necessary elements for a foundatio..

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Laying a Foundation for E-mail Exhibits

Laying a Foundation for E-mail Exhibits

Special Considerations in Laying a Foundation for E-Mail Chains: Deposition Skills, Taking How to deal with e-mail chains in laying a foundation with a witness who is only one of the parties who created the chain; methods for authentication; mee..

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