How To Take Employment Depositions The Right Way

Law360, New York (April 30, 2010, 6:13 PM EDT) -- Taking depositions is especially important during labor and employment cases, where emotions run high and the credibility of witnesses can make or break you. Here, employment experts share their best tips with Law360 on how to handle this pivotal moment in a case:

Go for the Jugular

Rather than beating around the bush, it is often preferable to launch right into depositions, and, after getting the plaintiff to talk freely, immediately show them the most damning aspects of their case, according to Michael L. Banks, a...
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