Your Cookies are Disabled! sets cookies on your computer to help improve performance and provide a more engaging user experience. By using this site, you accept the terms of our cookie policy. Learn more.

Hotline Tip: What Is A Deposition?

A deposition is a signed transcript of a person’s oral statements, transcribed for use in a court proceeding. A person giving a deposition is called a “deponent.”

Proposal On The Table To Eliminate Wisconsin Secretary Of State's Office

Amid a crippling budget deficit and a collective bargaining law that led to weeks of protests, the newly elected Wisconsin State Treasurer has drafted a bill proposing to eliminate the office of Secretary of State — the state’s Notary regulator — as well as his own job.