Morning Session: 9:00 a.m. - 12:15 p.m.
9:00 Advanced Deposition Tools, Skills and Challenges for the Modern Age
- How to handle the unexpected in a deposition, and more important - preparing for the unexpected
- Advanced use of Rule 30(b)(6) depositions - pitfalls and possibilities
- Best ways to handle witnesses who take the Fifth Amendment - asking the right questions to secure or preclude a negative inference
- How to handle the most challenging witnesses
- Innovative uses of technology in the deposition room
Susan F. DiCicco, Todd B. Marcus, Richard T. Marooney
10:30 Networking Break
10:45 Preparing the VIP Witness for Deposition
- The key deposition pitfalls faced by CEOs and other senior executives
- Focusing on big picture themes
- Preparing for questions about responsibility and delegation
- Getting the most out of practice questioning
- Maximizing your use of limited preparation time
- The importance of in-house counsel in the preparation process
Kimo S. Peluso, James H.R. Windels
12:15 Program Adjourns
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