There are approximately more than 15 million civil lawsuits filed every single year in the United States. That’s an astounding number of lawsuits! So: It’s possible that you might find yourself in such a situation one day, more especially if you are in the corporate world.
The best medicine to win a lawsuit in court is to have solid supporting evidence or counter-evidence in the case you have to prove your position. There are different positions you may assume in a lawsuit, one where you are either the complainant or the accused. A formula to a winning case is evidence which […]
When, Why, What, and How …Slay your opponent with depositions!Happy Deposition – But!Like other tools in your “Lawyer’s Little Red Toolbox”, depositions are best used: At the right time, For the right reason, In the right way! A deposition is not a friendly coffee-klatch!It’s not a “social event”.Beware of sneaky lawyers, who try to turn […]
Who Must Do What … and Why! Win with Jurisdictionary! You must understand who has the burden of proof … and why it matters! If you’re being sued, the other side has the burden of proof. If the other side files a motion, they have the burden of proof. But, sometimes the burden shifts back-and-forth. […]