Wisconsin Supreme Court Notice
Final Order 21-05: Remote Administration of Oaths at Depositions
On Oct. 8, 2021, the Wisconsin Association for Justice petitioned the court to amend Wis. Stat. section 804.03 to allow the remote administration of oaths at depositions as a temporary measure during the COVID-19 pandemic. The court extended the temporary order permitting remote depositions until July 1, 2022. The court now considers whether to formally amend the rule to continue this practice long-term.
ORDER ISSUED: April 21, 2022
DISPOSITION: Petition granted to formally amend the rule, effective July 1, 2022.
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