Attorneys, Your Input Is Needed On Deposition Rule

Law360, New York (May 23, 2017, 12:12 PM EDT) -- Every lawyer who’s handled a civil case in federal court knows all about Rule 30(b)(6), right? It’s simple: you notice the deposition of a corporation or other legal entity, and you specify the topics on which you want to ask questions. Off you go to the deposition, where the entity produces a person for you to question about the subjects identified in your notice.

Well, maybe it isn’t quite so simple. Suppose you’ve listed six topics for the deposition, and the entity tells you it’s designating two people to testify: one on four of your topics, and another on two. You’re...

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