asserted proper objections, the final question you must decide is whether to answer the question once the objection is stated. While this article will focus on spe cific objections, the procedure in responding to discovery is important. Code of Civil Procedure section 2030.290 provides that if responses to interrogatories are not timely, all ...
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Generally, interrogatories are objectionable if they seek information that is not within the scope of discovery as defined in Maryland Rule 402 or Federal Rule 26(b). These are typically requests that are not relevant, unduly burdensome, broad, vague, privileged or protected by work product.
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Jan 05, 2011 · OBJECTIONS TO DISCOVERY REQUESTS REVISED (3/22/06) 1. GENERAL OBJECTION This is a personal injury suit to which the plaintiff files …
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May 09, 2016 · When responding to an interrogatory, the less that is said, generally the better, so long as the response is actually responsive. If an interrogatory may be appropriately answered by referring to a specific document or portion of document, this is generally the way to go.  Is your objection properly tailored and supported?
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Jul 26, 2017 · Legal Conclusion — Objection. This Interrogatory calls for a legal conclusion. Improper Assumption–Objection. This Interrogatory requires the adoption of an assumption [DESCRIBE ASSUMPTION], which is improper. Speculation–Objection. This Interrogatory calls for speculation as to [DEFINE SPECULATION]. Joint Defense Doctrine–Objection. This Interrogatory seeks information …
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May 23, 2018 · Interrogatories that are standard form questions that aren’t related to the case are objectionable on grounds of oppression. The objection must be limited to the portion of the interrogatory that’s burdensome or oppressive; the court may require the interrogatory to be rephrased rather than refuse to compel an answer entirely.
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GENERAL OBJECTIONS: Complainant hereby OBJECTS to the Agency’s Discovery on the grounds that said Discovery is overbroad, vague, overly burdensome, requests irrelevant, immaterial or inadmissible information or information protected by privilege, and/or contains multipart questions in violation of law, rule or regulation.
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A response to a document request or interrogatory stating that objections and/or indicating that documents will be produced shall not be deemed or construed that there are, in fact, responsive documents, that Plaintiff performed any of the acts described in the document request, interrogatory, or definitions and/or instructions applicable to the document request or interrogatory, or that Plaintiff …
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Jul 14, 2010 · Are Official Form Interrogatories Objection Proof? Official Form Interrogatories–General (Disc-001) prepared by the Judicial Council were intended to be used to cover basic matters as well as being a foundational discovery device in personal injury and contract cases.
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CERTIFICATE OF SERVICE The undersigned hereby certifies that a copy of the foregoing Defendants' Responses and Objections to Plaintiff's First Set of Interrogatories was served, by regular U.S. mail, postage prepaid, upon Robert A. Neinast, Plaintiff, 8617 Ashford Lane, Pickerington, Ohio 43147, this 26th day of August, 2004.
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Apr 24, 2017 · Objections Contradicted by the Civil Rules or Other Authority. These objections contradict the Civil Rules or other authority. Some examples include: Objections to interrogatories to the extent that they call for legal conclusions. Civil Rule 33(a)(2) provides that an interrogatory is not objectionable simply because it “asks for an opinion or contention that relates to … the application of …
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The Department objects to each Interrogatory and Request insofar as it seeks production or disclosure of documents that require PWD or Raftelis Financial Consultants (“RFC”) to undertake an extensive search forinformation not within its control or custody .
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Under the original wording, answers to all interrogatories may be withheld until objections, sometimes to but a few interrogatories, are determined. The amendment expedites the procedure of the rule and serves to eliminate the strike value of objections to minor interrogatories.
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Jul 29, 2010 · General Objections: C.C.P. §2030.210(a) (pdf) states that “[t]he party to whom interrogatories have been propounded shall respond in writing under oath separately to each interrogatory... ” Even though several interrogatories may be objectionable on the same ground they may not be objected to as a group.
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The party upon whom the interrogatories have been served shall serve a copy of the answers, and objections if any, within 30 days after the service of the interrogatories, except that a defendant may serve answers or objections within 40 days after service of …
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SFD objects to the Interrogatories, and any implied or express instruction or direction in the Interrogatories, that impose or seeks to impose burdens greater than those imposed by the Federal Rules of Civil Procedure.
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Mar 16, 2012 · OVER NUMERICAL: Object when more than 35 specially prepared interrogatories or requests for admissions are propounded without a declaration for additional discovery (CCP §§2030.030(a)(1), 2030.240(b), 2033.030(a), 2033.230(b)), or there is a declaration for additional discovery but you believe that additional discovery is not justified.
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Some of the valid grounds for objecting to interrogatories are: Irrelevant questions or questions outside the scope of permissible discovery. The information sought for is privileged (protected under the attorney client privilege doctrine or the like)
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civil litigation. Responses to requests for production and interrogatories are often littered with trite objections like “Objection: overbroad, irrelevant, privileged”—objections low on detail and high on obstruction. The law repudiates these objections, courts despise them, and litigants pay (literally and figuratively) for them.
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Nov 10, 2010 · TO PAGE 1 PLAINTIFF’S FIRST SET OF INTERROGATORIES MASTER LIST OF OBJECTIONS OBJECTION: The documents requested are obtainable from some other source that is more convenient, less burdensome or ...
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