Entries by jordan@bammarketingagency.com

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Increased Demand to Take Depositions Remotely, Leads to Expanded Service Lines

As attorneys and courts trend toward proceedings and discovery being taken by telephonic or other methods such as Multi-platform Video Conferencing (MpVC), the demand for services has sharply increased. And, whether your firm is seasoned in the use of remote video technology or this is new territory – there are several factors to consider. Of […]

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Easy Ways to Celebrate your Teammates While Working Remotely

In the last month, many of us have found ourselves navigating a new world by working from home.  Amidst juggling technology challenges, workloads, teaching our little ones, and figuring out how to get our groceries delivered — maintaining connection with our co-workers can provide much needed balance and motivation. In honor of Administrative Professionals Day, here are some tips and tricks to connecting with and […]

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Top 10 Etiquette Tips for a Successful Remote Deposition

Know the jurisdiction’s current rules and, if necessary stipulate on record to waive the requirement for in-person oath taking. Provide the agency/court reporter with the electronic exhibits ahead of time. Organize your files and documents ahead of time, so you are not flipping through papers (loudly) at deposition time. For video feeds — dress professionally, maintain a clutter-free […]

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PohlmanUSA Hosts Court Reporter Workshop on Unprecedented Worker Relief Programs

Friday, April 10th, PohlmanUSA hosted training via Multi-platform Video Conferencing to educate their core court reporters on the CARES Act, Families First Coronavirus Act (FFCRA), – and unemployment benefits that may be available to independent contractors. Presenting, was Dwayne Houghton, CPA, Shareholder of Biggs, Hausserman, Thompson & Dickinson, P.C. – whose expertise guided the Court Reporters through […]

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Courts Allowing Proceedings Through Remote Technology

PohlmanUSA First to Utilize Multi-platform Video Conferencing in Madison County Courts In an effort to ensure legal proceedings continue to move forward despite the challenges posed by COVID-19, Madison County Courts are now allowing asbestos settlement conferences and Motion calls to proceed through Multi-platform Video Conferencing (MpVC) and Telephonic conferencing. PohlmanUSA, a nationwide court reporting […]

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As remote security concerns loom, PohlmanUSA offers secure solutions

In a world that has quickly transitioned to working remotely by requirement, millions of users have flocked to videoconferencing services for depositions, meetings, classes and social gatherings. But Federal and State Law enforcement are now asking questions about some other remote platforms’ security and privacy policies. https://www.npr.org/2020/04/03/826129520/a-must-for-millions-zoom-has-a-dark-side-and-an-fbi-warning PohlmanUSA, as an industry leader of technology solutions […]

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PohlmanUSA’s Records Retrieval Team Continues to Deliver

As people and businesses nationwide are feeling the impact of COVID-19, PohlmanUSA and our MyRecordsRetrieval™ team stands ready to support our clients, their staff and ultimately their essential business during this challenging time. For the safety of our team and clients, the Records department has transitioned to working remotely with only a few key volunteers […]

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Courts Extend COVID-19 Precautions into May 2020

As the COVID-19 pandemic continues to impact our nation, courts are extending restrictions on court activity into May for the protection, health and safety of court staff, judges and community. PohlmanUSA continuously monitors and shares trends affecting the discovery process.  See the extensions made to some of our local courts: Madison County, IL: https://madisonrecord.com/stories/528873228-third-judicial-circuit-covid-19-precautions-extended Cook County, […]

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COVID-19 and Status of Federal & State Courts

Like so many, the PohlmanUSA team continues to monitor the evolving guidelines outlined by the CDC amid the increasing impacts of the COVID-19 outbreak. While the health and safety of our clients, employees and colleagues remains our top priority, we’re also working diligently to ensure depositions move forward at this unprecedented time. Considering the realities […]