20Aug
By: Tom On: August 20, 2019 In: Depositions, International Service of Process Comments: 0

During a domestic deposition, documents are often shown to a deponent for comment or to refresh the deponent’s memory. But what happens when the deposition is occurring abroad?

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01Aug
By: Tom On: August 1, 2019 In: Depositions, International Litigation Comments: 0

Many online vendors assert that taking an overseas deposition is easy, almost as easy as taking a deposition in the US. Of course, these vendors are operating under the assumption that all countries outside the US allow for voluntary depositions.

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09Apr
By: Tom On: April 9, 2019 In: Depositions, Evidence Taking, International Litigation Comments: 0

Viewed broadly, there are two mechanisms by which overseas attorneys may take evidence from a US witness.

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13Feb
By: Tom On: February 13, 2019 In: Depositions, Evidence Taking Comments: 0

Imagine this: You have identified a key witness who has critical evidence for the success of your case. There's only one problem: the witness resides overseas and you've never taken evidence abroad.

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16Jan
By: Tom On: January 16, 2019 In: Depositions, Evidence Taking, International Litigation Comments: 0

Find out what to do when an opposing counsel refuses to produce an overseas party-witness or documents in their possession, custody or control.

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21Aug
By: Tom On: August 21, 2018 In: Depositions, Evidence Taking Comments: 1

A recent UK case involving BuzzFeed offers two take home lessons for drafting a well-written LOR.

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17Oct
By: Tom On: October 17, 2017 In: Depositions, Evidence Taking, Legal Discovery Comments: 0

Is a voluntary deposition of a willing witness in your client's best interest?

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