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Professional Virtual Appearances: Message from the Chief Justice

Celeste Valencia | 22 Mar, 2021 | 0 Comments | Return|

The last year has seen many changes in the way lawyers and courts conduct business. One of the most obvious changes is the increased reliance on virtual platforms, such as Google Meets, Polycom Realpresence, and Zoom, to conduct hearings and trials. While often necessary and sometimes convenient for the lawyers, the parties, witnesses, and the court, it is important to always remember that virtual hearings and trials are still formal court proceedings. Please view the video for reminders of proper virtual appearances.


Additional Resources:

 

Tips for Remote Video Hearings and Trials: Technology, Witnesses, Evidence, and Etiquette

By Fritz Riesmeyer and Curry Sexton

 

Practical Tips to Help You Master Video Hearings

By JoAnna J. Smith

 

Standard Operation Procedure for New Mexico Courts Hearings Using Polycom Realpresence

By Connected Justice Working Group

 

Standard Operation Procedure for New Mexico Courts Hearings Using Google Hangout/Meet

By Connected Justice Working Group

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