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What’s a Timely Objection?

clock_92572588Objections to evidence at trial must be “timely made.” Evid C §353(a). But what does that actually mean?

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Order Your Witnesses for Impact

witness_78724356A trial should be like any well-choreographed event: strategically order your witnesses for maximum impact.

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Checklist for Preparing Your Witness for Trial

witness_158992082Witness preparation varies from case to case and from witness to witness and there’s no one correct method or simple formula. But there are some things you should always do when preparing a witness for trial.

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That’s Not What You Said in Your Depo

mouth_94175022What do you do when a witness says one thing during his or her deposition and a very different thing when on the stand at trial? Impeach!