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How to Get Clients Involved in Discovery

lawyer making hand gesture inviting client's participation in discovery decisionsBefore you start discovery, you need to have a plan. Your client should be an integral part of that plan. Here are four ways to get your client involved in discovery decisions.

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Getting Your Client Ready for Deposition

ThinkstockPhotos-460416523For most clients, being questioned in a deposition is a new and frightening experience. The more you can do to prepare your client, the better he or she will feel and perform. When it comes to instructing your client on how to respond to questions in a deposition, use this handy checklist to be sure you don’t miss anything—some of this may seem obvious to you, but probably not to your client.

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6 Things to Know About Interrogatory Responses

ThinkstockPhotos-158217439So, you’ve been hit with interrogatories. Before you start working on responses, review these 6 points.