CLE Program

The New Audio-Visual Deposition Rule


Available Date: Tuesday, March 6, 2018
Runtime: 3:00:00

Program Code:



MBA Paralegals : $0.00
MBA Law Student : $0.00
MBA New Admittee : $0.00
MBA Member : $0.00
Non-member : $160.00

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Registration for this event begins on 1/18/2018

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Good News or Bad News?

The new Audio-Visual Deposition Rule of Civil Procedure went into effect in 2017.

Presentations from experienced counsel will look at how the changes allow audio-visual depositions as a matter of right, which makes Massachusetts practice consistent with the Federal Rules of Civil Procedure and that of other jurisdictions. 

The panel will discuss the issues and use of depositions and audio-visual depositions from the beginning of discovery to their use in trial. The panel will highlight:

  • The new requirements
  • Best practices
  • Traps for the unwary

The program will include commentary from the bench on preparation, possible uses and preferences in the use of audio-visual depositions. In addition, the panel will include a videographer who will address practical questions concerning audio-visual depositions. 

Join us and be prepared for this timely and important update.

Sponsoring Sections:

Civil Litigation Section

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