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USC Gould School of Law

Deposition Strategies and Techniques     LAW-809

This course will emphasize basic and sophisticated strategies and tactics in taking and defending depositions in a civil case, and the use of those techniques to help win a law suit. The course will give students who want to be trial lawyers an advantage when they begin practicing law.

Units 2, 3
Grading Options Numeric or CR/D/F
Exam Type In-class Exam, involves taking and defending depositions orally
Writing Requirement No
Skills/Experiential Requirement Yes
Enrollment Limit 16
Corequisites Evidence (LAW 608) may be taken prior to, or at the same time, as Deposition Strategies and Techniques (LAW 809).

Grading Options: vary with the professor

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