Practical Tips For Preparing A Video Deposition

Law360, New York (March 8, 2010, 1:30 PM EST) -- As the modern jury trial has evolved with advances in technology, today’s juries expect sophisticated visual presentations, including video presentation of witnesses. Long gone are the days when an associate or paralegal plays the part of an absent witness by reading from a deposition transcript.

Although litigators often spend hours preparing witnesses for deposition, they frequently devote too little time focusing on the fact that the deposition will be videotaped, or that clips of video deposition testimony may be played to the jury, consistent with the...
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